Cost of Living payments due

Published date20 July 2022
Publication titleWest Coast Messenger, The
The one-off Government payment, announced in May, offers people $350, split into three monthly payments

To qualify, recipients must have earned less than $70,000 between April 2021 and March 31, 2022, and are not entitled to receive a winter energy payment by receiving the NZ Super or a qualifying benefit from Ministry of Social Development.

You do not need to apply for the cost of living payment as it will be paid directly into your bank account.

However, IRD recommends people check their bank details are correct by...

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