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Student loans Dates

  • MAR 31
    Student loan payments are due if you're based overseas and do not have a repayment holiday.
  • APR 7
    If you have a student loan end of year bill due today, you'll have received a letter or text message from us.
  • MAY 7
    Student loan interim payments are due. They count towards your end of year repayment obligation.

If you pay within 30 days of getting your final loan balance, we'll cancel any interest that may be charged during this time.

If you have any outstanding payments or tax returns you should contact us.

Once you have everything up to date and we've received your final payment, we'll:

  • check your loan to make sure the right amount of interest has been applied
  • refund any overpayment, or transfer to another account if you've requested this
  • let you know when your student loan is closed.

This could take up to 30 working days. When you're in New Zealand and have paid off your student loan, you’ll need to change your tax code. This will make sure your student loan deductions stop.