A concession card to get cheaper and some discounts if you get certain payments from us.
- you get a payment from us that has this card as an add on
Who can get it
You can get a Pensioner Concession Card if you get certain payments from us.
Pensioner Concession Card for non-pensioners - 9 October 2017
We may have cancelled your pension payment on 1 January 2017 because of changes to the pension assets test.
With a Pensioner Concession Health Card you can get cheaper medicine, bulk billed doctors visits and help with hearing services.
You don’t need to apply for a Pensioner Concession Card. We'll send you one if you are eligible.
Renewing a card
As long as you’re eligible, we'll send you a new card 4 to 6 weeks before the expiry date on your current card. The card is valid for 2 years.
Have your concession or health care card with you everywhere you take your phone.
Change of circumstances
We need to know about changes that could stop you from having a Pensioner Concession Card.
Lost or stolen card
While travelling outside Australia
There are limits on how long your card remains current when you travel outside Australia.
Other concession and health care cards
Concession and health care cards can help you access cheaper health care services and medicines.
Payment and Service Finder
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