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Tasmanian Government Assistance

This chapter provides details on types of discounts, concessions and general help that is available to Tasmanian families, pensioners and others.

General Assistance – discounts and concessions

There are a variety of discounts and concessions available through Tasmanian government programs. The concessions website provides comprehensive coverage of these discounts and concessions by category and by concession card. These include: Housing Electricity and heating Transport E...

Help for Families

The Department of Health and Human Services provides a range of services, support and financial assistance to Tasmanian young people, pensioners and families in need or in crisis. Relatives Allowance Package Relatives who have children in their permanent full-time care may be eligible for the R...

Help for Pensioners

The Internet Learning about the internet is important for older members of the community. There are free access Online Access Centres throughout Tasmania. The access is available to pensioners and others. The State Library is one such Access Centre. Concessions on courses through Adult Education...

Page last updated 19/03/2018

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