Battery Allowance is a regular payment intended to help cover the cost of replacing batteries for a hearing aid or appliance.
Who can get this
You may be able to get this if you have a hearing aid or other appliance supplied by us.
What you can get
Battery Allowance is a regular payment paid:
- every two weeks in NZ
- every four weeks outside of NZ.
Battery Allowance payment rate
How to apply
Contact us to start the application process.
Find out more
We strive to be transparent. If you want to know how this entitlement is administered you can read the policy.
Hearing Aids and Appliances policy [PDF, 766 KB]