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Key info

  • A seniors card can provide discounts on products and services in both Tasmania and interstate.
  • It is free to join and the card has no expiry date.
  • You can apply online, in person at a service centre, by email, or post.
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About applying for a seniors card

The Tasmanian Seniors Card Program is a State Government initiative, supported by more than 600 businesses that offer a range of discounts on products and services.

All seniors card holders can manage their details using an online account

How to apply

If you are applying by email or post, you must include copies of your proof of identity.

OnlineService CentreEmailPost
Department of Premier and CabinetFind your nearest Service Centreseniors@dpac.tas.gov.auGPO Box 123
Hobart 7001

What you need to apply

Online

If you apply online you must have:

  • an email address you can use to create your online account
  • proof of identity documents.

Post or email

If you apply by post or email you must:

  • return the completed application form (PDF, 58KB)
  • include copies of proof of identity

Service centre

If you apply in person at a service centre you must:

  • show original proof of identity documents.

Can I apply?

To apply for a seniors card you must:

  • be a Tasmanian resident
  • be 60 years of age or over
  • work no more than 20 hours per week (averaged over a 12 month period).

Proving your identity

There are 2 ways to prove your identity:

  1. Provide your current Tasmanian driver licence
  2. Provide identity documents

One of the documents must have your date of birth and one must prove your Tasmanian residential address.

  • Australian Birth certificate (or extract)
  • Australian Citizenship papers
  • Passport
  • Driver licence
  • Firearms licence
  • Medicare Card
  • Credit card/debit card with your signature
  • Department of Veterans Affairs Card or Centrelink Aged Pension Card
  • Change of Name or Marriage Certificate (from Births, Deaths and Marriages) to prove any name change
  • Recent bank statement or utility account with current residential address.

How much it costs

There is no cost associated with this service.

Payment options

There is no payment required for this service.

More Information

Please visit the Department of Premier and Cabinet for more information on applying for a seniors card.