Year 7 to 13 Catholic Boys School, Auckland New Zealand

There are a number of fees that must be paid by students attending Liston College, as per attached schedule. Accounts are sent out each term and payment is to be made to the College (Credit card and automatic payment facilities are available – please inquire at the office).

The Contributions detailed below show the GST exempt portion which qualifies for the Donation Income Tax Rebate. A Donation Tax Receipt is automatically posted but is also available on request.  Those Dues identified as being GST inclusive are based on the present level of GST of 15% and are subject to change by Government. This portion does not qualify for the Donation Income Tax Rebate.

Attendance Dues

Attendance Dues are approved by the Minister of Education under Section 36 of the Private Schools Conditional Integration Act 1975. Payment of Attendance Dues is a legal requirement and condition of enrolment at an integrated school. Attendance Dues are used to repay loans for building work on schools in the Auckland Diocese, insurance and other property related costs. The College collects these dues on behalf of the Bishop as Proprietor. Where there is a genuine financial difficulty in a family, the Principal is happy to discuss alternative means of payment.

Years 7 and 8                      $ 107.50 per term   ($430 per year, GST inc)

Years 9 to 14                       $ 211.25 per term ($845 per year, GST inc)

College Contribution

The College Contribution is $ 135 per term per student ($540 per year, GST Exempt). This Contribution is to cover extra resources for the benefit of students including additional staffing, curriculum resources, information technology, School Magazine, School Diary (this is specially printed for Liston College), Student ID card (This enables student access to the College Library, copying and concessions) co-curricular activities and other activities as approved by the Board of Trustees.

Years 7 to 14 $ 135 per term per student ($540 per year, GST Exempt)

Proprietor’s Financial Contribution

This contribution supports the Proprietor’s development of the College. The 2018 -19 contributions will cover some new projects to continue the capital development of the College. The Board is currently working with the CDA to complete an 8 classroom building to the Archbishop Romero Building.

Years 7 to 13                       $ 40 per term per student ($160 per year, GST Exempt) for the eldest son.
Years 7 to 13                       $ 30 per term per student ($120 per year, GST Exempt) for subsequent sons.

Special Character Contribution

The Special Character contribution is collected on behalf of the Proprietor and is used to support the provision of Catholic Education Advisers in the Diocese and Professional Development for Teachers of Religious Education.

Years 7 to 13                       $ 12.50 per term per student ($50 per year, GST Exempt)

Other Charges  (GST inc) 

Additional charges are made for school / class trips and camps. Parents / Caregivers will be given notice of these by the relevant staff member(s) during the year.

Printing Costs  (GST inc)

Students have the facility to “preload” or ‘top up” their personal printing account which will enable them to print their school / assessment work off at school or photocopy any material. Topping up is done through the school library.

Sports Fees (all GST inc)  

All students who participate in a School Sports Team are required to pay a fee. The manager of each team forwards a list of participants to Accounts Office after the first competition game. This fee will be added to your account statement for payment.

Sport Code


What the fee covers






Affiliation fees, feather shuttlecocks OR $20 if your son has a School Badminton T Shirt

Basketball - Premiers


Affiliation fees, singlet/shorts, laundry, match ball

Basketball - others


Affiliation fees, singlet/shorts, laundry, match ball

Cricket - 1st XI


Affiliation fees, shirt/pants, match ball

Cricket - others


Affiliation fees, match ball (fee depends upon level)

Football - 1st XI


Affiliation fees, jacket / bag /socks, laundry, 1st aid, match ball

Football - others


Affiliation fees, shirt / match ball OR $20 if your son has a School Football Strip



Affiliation fees, training facilities, transport



Affiliation fees, regatta entry fees, hire of strip

Rugby - 1st XV


Affiliation fees, laundry, hire of strip, socks, 1st aid

Rugby - others


Affiliation fees, shirt / shorts / socks, laundry



Affiliation fees, laundry

Volley Ball


Affiliation fees, shirt

Water Polo

$50 per term
per family

Affiliation fees, pool hire




Blazer Hire

$50 per season