Do you hold a Commonwealth Seniors Health Card or a Centrelink or DVA card? You could be eligible for a range of state-based concessions and programs that can help you with the cost of household expenses, health, and travel on public transport. Through ConcessionsSA, the Government of South Australia provides concessions to reduce the cost of household bills for people on low or fixed incomes.
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Through ConcessionsSA, the Government of South Australia provides concessions to reduce the cost of household bills for people on low or fixed incomes. These include Cost of Living Concession (COLC), Emergency Services Levy (fixed property) remission, Energy bill concession and Water and sewerage rate concession. You can apply for these four concessions with a single application form. Apply online or download an application form on the ConcessionsSA website: www.sa.gov.au/topics/care-and-support/concessions/household-concessions/household-concessions (copy and paste URL into your browser). For more information, call the ConcessionsSA Hotline on 1800 307 758. If you receive an eligible Centrelink or Department of Veteran’s Affairs (DVA) payment, you could access low-cost glasses through GlassesSA. More information - www.sa.gov.au/topics/care-and-support/concessions/health-concessions/GlassesSA (copy and paste URL into your browser). If you are at risk of falls and medical emergencies, Personal AlertSA could provide you with the subsidised purchase and monitoring of an approved personal alert system. More information - www.sa.gov.au/topics/care-and-support/concessions/health-concessions/personal-alert-systems (copy and paste the URL into your browser). ConcessionsSA also provides a range of other concessions and programs that you may be eligible for, including: • Medical Heating and Cooling concession • Funeral AssistanceSA • Transport Concession Card • SA Companion Card. More information - www.sa.gov.au/concessions (copy and paste URL into your browser). Or call the ConcessionsSA Hotline on 1800 307 758.