Next round of concession review public forums kicks off

More forums to discussion pensioner and carer concession reforms.

The next round of public forums about reform of the NT pensioner and carer concession scheme kicks off with a meeting in the Litchfield area on Thursday.

The meeting will be held at the Vietnam Veterans Hall at 135 Bees Creek Rd from 10am to 11am on Thursday 3 August.

The forums are part of the public consultation process for Territorians to find out more about the proposal to reform the concession scheme to make it fairer, more equitable and more sustainable.

Go to the Have Your Say website to find out more about the consultation process, read the discussion paper about the issues and answer an online survey about potential changes to the scheme, 

You can also attend one of the following public forums:

Darwin area

  • Tuesday 8 August 2017 - Darwin city
    10:00am - 11:30am 
    Spillett House 
    65 Smith Street, Darwin
  • Tuesday 8 August 2017 - Casuarina
    6:00pm – 7:00pm 
    Community room at Casuarina Public Library 
    17 Bradshaw Terrace, Casuarina
  • Thursday 10 August 2017 - Bayview
    10:00am - 11.30am 
    Carers NT office 
    59 Bayview Blvd 
    Bayview

Palmerston

Wednesday 9 August 2017 
10:00am - 11:00am 
Community Room 2 
Palmerston Recreation Centre 
11 The Boulevard, Palmerston.

Coomalie /Batchelor

Friday 11 August 2017 
10:00am - 11:30am 
Coomalie Council Chambers 
Cameron Road 
Batchelor

Nhulunbuy

Thursday 17 August 2017 
11:00am – 12 noon 
Nhulunbuy Community Library
Nhulunbuy High School, Matthew Flinders Way  
Nhulunbuy 

Please RSVP for this forum by emailing ost@nt.gov.au

Tennant Creek

Wednesday 23 August 2017 
10:00am - 11:00am 
Tennant Creek Seniors Citizens 
49 Haddock St 
Tennant Creek

Alice Springs

Thursday 24 August 2017 
11.00am - 12.00 noon 
50+ Community Centre 
11 Wills Terrace, Todd Mall 
Alice Springs

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