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

  • goods carrying 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:

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


  • 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
1300 135 513