Payment dates

Payment dates depend on the type of payment you receive and whether you live within or outside of NZ.

2018 payment dates

MonthPayment dates within NZPayment dates outside of NZ
January

Tuesday 9
Tuesday 23

Tuesday 9
February Monday 5
Tuesday 20
Monday 5

March Tuesday 6
Tuesday 20
Thursday 29 (due to Easter)
Tuesday 6
Thursday 29 (due to Easter)
April Tuesday 17  
May Tuesday 1
Tuesday 15
Tuesday 29
Tuesday 1
Tuesday 29
June Tuesday 12
Tuesday 26
Tuesday 26
July Tuesday 10
Tuesday 24
Tuesday 24
August Tuesday 7
Tuesday 21
Tuesday 21
September Tuesday 4
Tuesday 18
Tuesday 18
October Tuesday 2
Tuesday 16
Tuesday 30
Tuesday 16
November Tuesday 13
Tuesday 27
Tuesday 13
December Tuesday 11
Tuesday 18
Tuesday 11

Events affecting payments

Public holidays

The payment date information on this page takes into account public holidays. Some payments may be made earlier than you might expect.

Unplanned events affecting payments

There are currently no events affecting payment dates. We'll update this page if an event—such as a natural disaster—effects payment dates.

What payments these dates are for

The payment dates are for:

Payments