About Us

The Dunedin Budget Advisory Service operates a free, confidential money management service, providing information, education, support and advice to all people within the greater Dunedin area, seeking to empower them to manage their own finances.

Established in 1972, The Dunedin Budget Advisory Service assists any Dunedin families or individuals, who may be experiencing hardship, to build their financial capability and resilience. Our clients draw income from a number of sources, whether it’s salary/wage, Work and Income, Student Allowance or otherwise, our free confidential service can help you manage your household income and expenditure.

Clients are seen by appointment and we often have a waiting list so please contact us as soon as you think you may be needing some financial assistance.

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