Updated April 2012
What is it?
A Centrelink Health Care Card entitles the holder to cheaper medicines under the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS), as well as other concessions. Some of the concessions may also be available to your dependants.
Government Concessions aim to achieve a balance in the standard of living and access to essential services for all members of the ACT community.
Who is eligible?
How to apply
You can apply in person at a Centrelink office. Find your nearest Centrelink office. You can also download the guide to Centrelink Concession cards.
Alternatively you can phone the Family Assistance Office on 13 61 50 to get an application form mailed out to you.
Who runs it?
Family Assistance Office
Ph: 13 61 50