Maintenance-free living at Southern Cross Care

15 December 2021
Web maintenance

When you move into your new Southern Cross Care home, your maintenance chores will be taken care of for you with an easy monthly 'maintenance' fee.

Designed to simplify your household budgeting, this fee also funds the ongoing operation of the facilities and services provided in your community. The fee is charged fortnightly and in many cases levied to meet the cost of:

  • Insurance (excluding contents) of building, common areas, plan and equipment
  • Public lighting
  • Emergency call system
  • Repairs, painting and maintenance of buildings, plant and equipment and common areas
  • Use and maintenance of communal facilities
  • Administration costs - wages for manager, administration, cleaning, gardening and maintenance staff
  • Cleaning of common areas, rubbish removal

To find out more, call us on 1800 852 772