What costs are involved?
If you complete the Ministry of Health Travel and Accommodation (NTA) documents, the Cancer Society can usually provide accommodation (one room only) free of charge for you and your supporter.
Patients from Northland without NTA funding need to discuss payment with hospital staff before they arrive. Supporters of those without NTA funding will be charged $25 per night.
Out of area cancer patients attending treatment at Auckland District Health Board will need to pay a top up amount of between $28 - $53 per night.
When you stay at Domain Lodge, only your accommodation is provided. You will need to pay for all other costs incurred during your stay, including food, phone calls, taxi’s etc.
There is a 0800 number for Northland patients or supporters to contact the NTA on regarding any travel or accommodation needs - 0800 682 684