How much you can claim

The fee payable is $5.45.

How to claim the subsidy

Your doctor will give you a ‘Claim form for Refund of Patient Subsidy’.

Fill in the form, and make sure the doctor signs it. This form is the proof that you have visited the doctor and have been provided with a health service.

The form includes:

  • patient’s name
  • patient’s address
  • patient’s date of birth
  • patient’s signature
  • patient’s details of bank account
  • date of service
  • doctor’s name
  • doctor’s address
  • doctor’s signature.

Where to send your claims

Send all completed claim forms to:

Patient Refund Service Payment
Sector Operations
PO Box 1043
Wellington 6140

Contact Sector Operations

Call the Sector Operations Contact Centre to find out more:
0800 855 066 – option 2 – Claims

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri: 8am – 5pm
Wed: 9.30am – 5pm