Tasmanian Government Concessions

Spectacles assistance

Concession details

Assistance to buy spectacles may be available to low income families with:

  • full-time students from kindergarten to year 12 at state and non-government schools.

Students enrolled part-time in special circumstances may be eligible if an application is supported by a statement from a student counsellor.

Assistance is based on a family’s taxable income and the number of dependent children. Assistance is also available to grandparents raising grandchildren. Grandparents must provide proof that their grandchildren are legally in their care.

For more information:

Department of Education
1800 827 055
Email: FAU@education.tas.gov.au
Web: www.education.tas.gov.au