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:
Eligibility for this assistance is determined by the Office of Aboriginal Affairs under the Government's Policy on Eligibility for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific programs and services.
Phone: 1800 725 292
Assistance is available to eligible people who are having difficulty accessing or staying in the private rental market. Assistance is available to:
For more information:
South: 6231 2182 (CA$H – Colony Assistance Service for Housing)
North: 6334 6060 (Anglicare Private Rental Assistance)
North West: 6424 8581 (Devonport) or 6431 8804 (Burnie) (Anglicare Private Rental Assistance)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (South)
Assistance is available to public housing tenants on a low income and who have less than $35,000 of financial assets:
Southern Service Hub: 6233 8431
Launceston Service Hub: 6336 2370
Burnie Service Hub: 6434 6353
A 30 per cent reduction on local government rates and charges (capped at a maximum amount each year) is available to a person who on July 1 each year holds a:
The card holder must occupy the property as their principal place of residence and be legally responsible for the rates on that property.
All initial enquiries should be made to your relevant local council.
The program provides assistance to Tasmanians on low incomes to buy a property from Housing Tasmania.
To be eligible for some or all of the Streets Ahead incentives an applicant’s household:
Phone: 1800 060 901