The Introduction of Taxi Cap - Parent
This information is important if you are the parent of a child who is a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participant using a Taxi Smartcard.
It is okay to get help to understand this information.
The start of a capped limit Taxi Smartcards has been delayed.
The Department of State Growth will send a letter when your child’s capped limit has started.
When your child next takes a taxi:
Yes. Through my child’s TAS membership my child is still entitled to:
The changes in this fact sheet only affect NDIS participants who have a Taxi Smartcard.
For further information contact:
Taxi Subsidy Scheme
Telephone: 1300 135 513
Telephone: 1800 800 110 or Gateway Services in Tasmania on 1800 171 223 Website: www.ndis.gov.au
Speak Out Advocacy
Hobart (03) 6231 2344
Launceston (03) 6343 2022
Burnie (03) 6431 9333
Advocacy Tasmania Inc.
1800 005 131 (Free call)
(03) 6224 2240 (from mobiles)
Association for Children with Disability (Tasmania)
1800 244 742