Enrolment Fees

The Preschool is open Monday to Friday, 7.30am until 5.30pm and operates forty-eight weeks a year, with a four week close down period over the summer holidays. We offer 20 hours ECE subsidised fees for both school day and extended day enrolments.

Registration Fee: $120 (Including GST. This is required with all enrolment applications. Non refundable.)

If your daughter continues on to the Junior School at Queen Margaret College, there is an acceptance fee of $460 (including GST). This is non refundable.

Weekly Fees (20 hours free ECE)Weekly Full Fees
School Day (7.30am - 2.45pm)$235$464
Extended Day (7.30am - 5.30pm)$300$529
Casual Rate (2.45pm - 5.30pm)$25 per day


Payment of Fees: 

  • Fees are to be paid for 48 weeks of the year that the Preschool is open; regardless of illness, family holiday, statutory holidays and teacher only days.
  • Fees are billed monthly in advance and are payable by the 20th of the month following the invoice.
  • Queen Margaret Preschool has a late pick-up charge for all pick-ups after the Preschool closes at 5.30pm. A flat rate of $20 will  be charged at 5.30pm, with an extra $1 charged for every minute after 5.30pm.  On late arrival, teachers will make a written record of the time your child was picked up and the fee incurred. Parents will be asked to sign for late pick-ups with the fee at the time of pick-up. Late pick-up charges will be billed to your monthly account.

Preschool fees are payable monthly in advance by direct debit.

Our bank details are:
Queen Margaret College Fees Account, Westpac, Wellington. Account 03-0518-0316528-09. Please ensure you quote your child’s fees account as reference.

Email invoices: Invoices are sent by email unless otherwise requested. Please email accounts@qmc.school.nz to request printed invoices.

Click here to view the Terms and Condition of enrolment.

Four weeks written notice of withdrawal, addressed to the Principal, is required. 

This schedule is subject to change.