Benefits of a Commonwealth Seniors Health Card

With a Commonwealth Seniors Health Card you can get cheaper medicine.

With your card you can get:

Other benefits

Your state or territory government and local council may offer you more. They may lower your:

  • electricity and gas bills
  • property and water rates
  • health care costs, including ambulance, dental and eye care
  • public transport fare

Read more about what you can get where you live on the australia.gov.au website.

You may need to show your:

  • Medicare card to get Medicare services
  • Commonwealth Seniors Health Card to get other benefits

Page last updated: 16 October 2017