PaymentAccepting Visa and MasterCard

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The card security code is located on the back of your cedit/debit card and is typically a separate group of 3 digits to the right of the signature strip.
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Description of Goods and Services
BestStart Educare is New Zealand’s largest private provider of early childhood education with nurseries, preschools, kindies, Montessori and child care services nationwide. We also offer after school and OSCAR programmes.

Prices are indicated in New Zealand dollars.

Return and Refund Policy 

Should a payment be made in error or for the wrong amount, the cardholder should contact their local childcare centre and request a refund.  Alternatively the cardholder may call 0800 MY FEES (0800 69 3337) for this purpose.

Refunds are processed by direct deposit into the cardholders bank account. The cardholder will need to provide bank details (copy of deposit slip) to which the refund should be made.

Details of Delivery Times for Services

Payments made through this credit card system should be for childcare fees relevant to the identification provided.  Fees are expected to be paid in advance.