An allowance of $56 a year is made to eligible pensioners to assist with heating costs. Payments of $28 are made in May and September.

The allowance is available to people who hold a:

DHS or DVA Pensioner Concession Card.

A single pensioner must not have more than $1,750* in cash assets and married/de facto pensioners must not have more than $2,750. *

*Other conditions also apply.

For more information:

Department of Communities Tasmania
Phone: 1800 300 068

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