The PBS Co-payment Measure is aimed at assisting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with the cost of medications.
Once registered, if you have a concession card, you will receive PBS medications for free. If you don’t have a concession card, you can get PBS medications at a reduced cost of $6.10.
Who is eligible?
To be eligible, you must:
- Be diagnosed with a chronic condition, or be at risk of developing a chronic condition
- Be unlikely to adhere to a medicine regime without assistance from this measure
- Identify as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander.
There are no age limite for this measure.
How do I register?
To register, visit your GP.