These icons will help you locate the concessions available to you:
Centrelink and Department of Veterans’ Affairs Health Care Card
Commonwealth Seniors Health Card
Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria
Pensioner Concession Card
Assistance to Aboriginal people on low-incomes to access housing is available to those who:
Aboriginal Housing applicants are required to provide confirmation of communal recognition from a recognised Aboriginal community organisation if they have not previously been deemed eligible to access a Tasmanian Government Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander program or service by the Office of Aboriginal Affairs.
Southern Service Hub: 6233 8431
Launceston Service Hub: 6336 2370 Burnie Service Hub: 6434 6360
Launceston Service Hub: 6336 2370
Burnie Service Hub: 6434 6360
Assistance is available to eligible people who are having difficulty accessing or staying in the private rental market. Assistance is available to:
Assistance is available to public housing tenants on a low income who have less than $35 000 of financial assets based on income eligibility limits for a DHS Health Care Card.
Phone: 1300 665 663
A 30 per cent reduction on local government rates and charges (capped at a maximum amount each year) is available to a pensioner who on 1 July each year holds a:
All initial enquiries should be made to your relevant local council.
The Streets Ahead Incentive Program can help Tasmanians on low to moderate incomes to buy a home from Housing Tasmania.
Phone: 1300 665 663 (Housing Tasmania)