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The Out of School Care and Recreation Subsidy (OSCAR) is there for parents both in term time and on school holidays.


Claim up to 20 hours of After-School care per week and 50 hours per week during School Holiday Programmes. This amazing resource is dependant on a few factors but it's easy to find out if you qualify. 

Wanaka Kids Club is approved by the Ministry of Social Development to offer the OSCAR Subsidy so you can be assured you're booking through the best team around.

Apply for the Oscar Subsidy

Check our application quick-guide and download your forms

Check out our

quick guide to applying

Download the OSCAR

Subsidy Application Form 

View current Work & Income Rates

More Resources

Change of circumstance form

When your claimed hours increase or decrease.

Claim for School-Holiday  Programme and the following term.

View Work & Income's own information for more detail on OSCAR.

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School Holiday declaration form

OSCAR detail from Work & Income

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