The Cottage fees are based on a sliding scale in proportion to household income.

Weekly Household Income (before tax)        Counselling Fee
Health Care Card Holders                                     $40
Less than $770                                                      $50
$770 – $1155                                                         $80
$1155 – $1540                                                       $100
Over $1540                                                            $120

Appointments Outside of Normal Business Hours:
Before 9.00 am or after 4.30 pm, appointments have a minimum fee of $60.

Having difficulty paying the counselling fee?
The scale provides a guide. Alternative payment options can be discussed with your counsellor.

Cancelled or missed appointments:
If appointments are missed or cancelled without due notice there will be a charge, being half of your regular counselling fee.