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Tamaki Budgeting

Social Service



A free, confidential and professional service to ensure that you have the tools to Live Money Wise.

Tamaki Budgeting (EAHBS) changes the lives of the families in Auckland who struggle to make ends meet for a variety of reasons. A key focus is always to ensure that children have food, shelter and security.

Providing a free and confidential budgeting service with support, advocacy, education and practical assistance. Our purpose is to improve the quality of life for families and individuals in the region who are struggling because of money management difficulties.

We assist clients to get out of debt and become skilled and independent in the management of money through one-to-one mentoring. We can improve financial capability and understanding with every client and provide learning opportunities with regular seminars within the community at a number of venues including work places. We have hosted community events with themes around money and we collaborate with others to provide cooking lessons and simple menu planning on our premises.

We serve all of the community with a full range of services including: one off budgets, planning and monitoring and total money management.

If necessary we can assist with Kiwisaver withdrawals, No Asset Procedures, Summary Instalment orders and Bankruptcy.

We'll help you to take charge of your finances.

Just phone for an appointment, you will be asked to bring a current bank statement and proof of identity.  

Some of the benefits that our clients enjoy are: clear cashflow management, access to Micro Finance Loans at zero interest and the opportunity to participate in seminars and workshops to share experiences and  gain self confidence in a fun environment.


Youth / Rangatahi, Adult / Pakeke, Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Make an appointment, Referral, Contact us, Walk in


Free service to all


Mon – Thu 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fri 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Tamaki Budgeting assist clients to get out of debt and become skilled and independent in the management of money. We work to improve financial capability and understanding with every client and we provide learning opportunities with regular seminars at Work & Income, workplaces, libraries and within the community.

Languages Spoken

Afrikaans, English, , Tongan, Māori, Samoan

Services Provided

Budgeting and help with debt
Information and Support

Accomodation, Food, Councilling

Service types: Accommodation and housing support, Advocacy, Counselling, Kaupapa Māori, Information & support, Budgeting and help with debt, Food support, Family / whānau support.

  • Accomodation
  • Food
  • Councilling 

Disability Assistance

Wheelchair access


Central Auckland

Contact Details

We are at Glen Innes Citizens Advice Bureau
Tues to Thursday 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Panmure CAB Friday 9.00am - 11.00am

And other community addresses - by appointment.

17 Mayfair Place
Glen Innes
Auckland 1072

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Street Address

17 Mayfair Place
Glen Innes
Auckland 1072

Postal Address

P O Box 14725
Auckland 1741

This page was last updated at 9:24AM on September 20, 2023. This information is reviewed and edited by Tamaki Budgeting.