Hear Better staff can advise you on the funding options and subsidies which may be available for you.
Our experienced staff can help you navigate your options.
Ministry of Health Subsidy
All New Zealanders are eligible for a Ministry of Health subsidy of up to $1,022* every six years ($511 per ear).
In selected circumstances, full funding is available for hearing aids through the Ministry of Health.
To learn more about the governent subsidy, visit the Ministry of Health website.
ACC funding is available for hearing solutions where 6 percent or more of your hearing loss is due to injury-related causes, including:
Gradual onset hearing loss caused by noise at work
Hearing loss caused by an accident
Hearing loss caused by some medical treatments
ACC offers different levels of funding for Hearing Aids depending on the cause and extent of your hearing loss.
We are an approved provider of Veterans Affairs Hearing Aids for hearing loss as a result of military service.
We are experienced in working with all major insurance companies.