Adult concessions

Adult fare concessions apply if you are:

  • Aged 70 or over
  • Classified as a War Widow by Veterans Affairs

Concessions also apply if you hold one of the following:

  • Health Care Card
  • Health Benefit Card
  • Seniors Card
  • Centrelink or Veterans Affairs Pensioner Cards
    An adult Concession Bus Token issued by a recognized employment agency or authorized supplier
    Full-time student card – students in the year of their 19th birthday or older*
  • Digital Wallet (Security fact sheet)

*Adult students in the year of their 19th birthday or older, and attending the University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College, Australian Technical College, Tasmanian Polytechnic, Tasmanian Academy or Skills Institute.

You must present proof of your entitlement when you buy a concession ticket or when requested.

Student/child concessions

Children under 16 years of age are eligible to travel at student/child fares. Senior secondary and tertiary students up to, and including the year of their 18th birthday* are also eligible to travel at the student/child fare.

*Full-time students up to, and including the year in which they turn 18) attending the University of Tasmania, Australian Maritime College, Australian Technical College, Tasmanian Polytechnic, Tasmanian Academy or Skills Institute.

You must present a current student ID card when you buy a student/child fare or when requested.

Day Tripper: unlimited urban travel after 9.00am.

Seniors Card

Issued by an Australian Stare of Territory Government.

Elderly 70+

Passengers aged 70 years or over should carry appropriate proof of age to validate their entitlement to Adult Concession fares.

Pensioner Concession Card

Issued by the Department of Human Services and the Department of Veteran Affairs.  Concession applies to the PRIMARY cardholder only.

Health Care Card

Issued by the Department of Human Services.  Concession applies to the PRIMARY cardholder only.

Centrelink Digital Wallet

Digital Wallet is a feature on Centrelink Express Plus mobile apps which allow customers to access a digital copy of their concession cards on a smart mobile device.  See attached security rules.

EIS or RDI Immicard

Evidence of Immigration Status (EIS) or Residence Determination ImmiCard (RDI) issued by the Department of Home Affairs.