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Companion Card

Companion Card

Centrelink and Department of Veterans’ Affairs Health Care Card

Centrelink and Department of Veterans’ Affairs Health Care Card

Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria

Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria

Department of Human Services Pension Concession Card

Department of Human Services Pension Concession Card

Seniors Card

Seniors Card

Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card

Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card

Department of Veterans’ Affairs Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

Department of Veterans’ Affairs Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

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Below is the list of concessions available in the vehicles category. To view each concession, click on its name. To expand or collapse the information for every concession use the links below:

    VEHICLES

    vehicles

    • Duty

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      Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria

      A 100 per cent exemption from duty on vehicle registration applications and transfers is available for a vehicle with a gross vehicle mass not exceeding 4.5 tonnes to people who:

      • receive a TPI Pension
      • are members of the Transport Access Scheme (for people with a severe disability).

      Note: This concession only applies to one vehicle registered in the name of the eligible person.

      For more information:

      Department of State Growth
      Phone:
      1300 135 513
      Email: Vru@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
      Web: www.transport.tas.gov.au

    • Motor tax (40 per cent rebate)

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      Department of Human Services Pension Concession Card; Department of Human Services Health Care Card; Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria; Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card

      The 40 per cent rebate on motor tax (which is included in motor vehicle registration) is available for:

      • goods vehicles (such as utes and vans), not used for any trade or business purposes, with a gross vehicle mass not over 4.5 tonnes.

      The rebate is available to people who hold a:

      • DHS or DVA Pensioner Concession Card
      • DHS Health Care Card
      • DVA Health Card – All Conditions (“Gold Card”)
      • DVA Health Card – For Specific Conditions (White Card)

      or

      • eligible asylum seekers.

      Note: This concession only applies if a concession has not already been granted on another motor vehicle registered in the name of the eligible person.

      For more information:

      Department of State Growth
      Phone:
      1300 135 513
      Email: Vru@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
      Web: www.transport.tas.gov.au

    • Motor tax (100 per cent exemption)

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      Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria

      The 100 per cent exemption on motor tax (which is included in motor vehicle registration) is available for a:

      • vehicle with a gross vehicle mass not exceeding 4.5 tonnes.

      Note: This exemption only applies to one vehicle registered in the name of the eligible person.

      The exemption is available to people who:

      • receive a TPI Pension
      • are members of the Transport Access Scheme (for people with a severe disability).

      For more information:

      Department of State Growth
      Phone:
      1300 135 513
      Email: Vru@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
      Web: www.transport.tas.gov.au

    • Motor vehicle registration compulsory third party insurance (MAIB)

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      Department of Human Services Pension Concession Card; Department of Human Services Health Care Card; Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria; Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card

      A concession of $64 on MAIB third party insurance premiums is available for:

      • motor vehicles (other than motorcycles) not over 4.5 tonnes (applies to one vehicle registered in the name of the eligible person).

      The concession is available to people who hold a:

      • DHS or DVA Pensioner Concession Card
      • DHS Health Care Card
      • DVA Health Card – All Conditions (“Gold Card”)
      • DVA Health Card – For Specific Conditions (White Card)
      • are a member of the Transport Access Scheme (for people with a severe disability)

      or

      • eligible asylum seekers.

      Note: The discount listed above is based on a 12 month payment period.

      For more information:

      Department of State Growth
      Phone:
      1300 135 513
      Email: Vru@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
      Web: www.transport.tas.gov.au

    • Vehicle registration

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      Department of Human Services Pension Concession Card; Department of Human Services Health Care Card; Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria; Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card

      The discounts listed below are based on a 12 month payment period. Discounts on vehicle registration fees are available for:

      • motor vehicles (other than motorcycles) not over 4.5 tonnes gross vehicle mass ($49.66)
      • trailers (including caravans) ($25.30)
      • motorcycles ($45.19).

      Vehicle registration discounts are available to people who hold a:

      • DHS or DVA Pensioner Concession Card
      • DHS Heath Care Card
      • DVA Health Card – All Conditions (“Gold Card”)
      • DVA Health Card – For Specific Conditions (White Card)

      or

      • are members of the Transport Access Scheme (for people with a severe disability)
      • eligible asylum seekers.

      Note: This concession only applies to one vehicle of each type (i.e. one car, one motorcycle, one trailer, one caravan) registered in the name of the eligible person.

      For more information:

      Department of State Growth
      Phone:
      1300 135 513
      Email: Vru@stategrowth.tas.gov.au
      Web: www.transport.tas.gov.au