Community Information Directory

Companion Card NSW

Phone/email based service

Phone: 1800 893 044

Mail: PO Box 20637, World Square NSW 2002

Email:

Web: www.companioncard.nsw.gov.au/

Description: Promoting the rights of people with disability, who require a companion, to fair ticketing at events and venues. The Companion Card program is a not for profit program funded by the NSW Government. The card allows carers free entry into participating venues and events, promoting the rights of people with disability to fair ticketing and making community access more affordable. Companion Cards are not means tested and those assessed as eligible have the card for life. Companion card operates in all states of Australia. A card issued in NSW can be used at affiliated venues in other states.

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm (Office)

Referral: Please phone or send an email requesting an application form

Disability Access: Yes (Lifts and accessible toilets on the 2nd floor.)

Area Served: NSW

Keywords: People with a Disability; Older People; Carers; Government Information Services; Financial Information Services; Events; Government Financial Assistance

Parent Organisation: NSW Department of Family and Community Services (FACS)

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