Fees for older people and disability services

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2019-20 fees schedule

Your income will determine how much you pay for services (see below for different income brackets). This is the fairest way based on an individual's capacity to pay.

Service

Low income

Medium income

High income

Delivered meals
3 course meal

$10.60

$10.60

$10.60

Delivered meals
2 course meal

$8.50

$8.50

$8.50

Delivered meals
Main meal only

$6.60

$6.60

$6.60

Centre-based meals
Cost per meal

$6.60

$6.60

$6.60

Domestic assistance
Cost per hour

$11.00

$21.00

$56.20

Respite care
Cost per hour

$3.70

$6.80

$56.20

Personal care
Cost per hour

$7.80

$14.10

$56.20

General home maintenance
Cost per hour

$21.00

$21.00

$21.00

Garden maintenance
Cost per hour

$28.00 $28.00 $28.00

Social support group - short day
Cost per session

$14.00 $14.00 $14.00

Social support group - long day
Cost per session

$18.00 $18.00 $18.00

Social support groups - outings
Cost per session

$9.00 $9.00 $9.00

Occupational therapy
Cost per hour

$11.80 $18.00 $119.10

Shopping trip
Cost per hour

$9.00 $9.00 $9.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Income ranges 2018 - 2019

The income ranges are based on the Centrelink Income test for pensioners. 

The new income bands reflect changes of the pension reform act implemented as of 20 September 2009.

 

Low

Medium

High

Individual

< $38,157

> $38,157

< $83,487

> $83,487

Couple

< $58,438

> $58,438

< $111,608

> $111,608

Family (1 child)

< $64,644

> $64,644

< $114,804

> $114,804

(plus $6,195 per additional child)

 

For information on brokerage fees, please contact 5366 1219.

 

Last Updated:

Thursday, 3 December, 2020 - 10:57