An allowance of $56 a year is made to eligible pensioners to assist
with heating costs. Payments of $28 are made in May and September.
The allowance is available to people who hold a:
A single pensioner must not have more than $1 750* in cash assets and married/de facto pensioners must not have more than $2 750.*
*Other conditions also apply.
Phone: 1800 300 068
A 50 per cent concession on the adult base fare is available to visually impaired people who have a:
Applicants for this card must hold a current DHS Pensioner Concession Card endorsed for Disability Support Pension Blind or Age Blind Pension, or a DVA (Blind) Pension.
The concession is also available to an accompanying mobility instructor authorised by Guide Dogs Tasmania.
Discounted Heritage Tours are available to holders of a:
Companion Card holders will receive a second ticket for their companion carer at no charge.