The Victorian Seniors Card program has been expanded with the introduction of the Seniors Business Discount Card. Victorians aged 60 years and over and working full time are eligible for the Seniors Business Discount Card, which provides holders with access to discounted goods and services from more than 4,000 Victorian Seniors Card businesses.
You can apply for this card online. You will need your green Medicare card to complete the application process.
Further information about the Seniors Business Discount Card is available via the program's Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). Here are some common questions:
Who is eligible for a Seniors Business Discount Card?
To apply for a card you must be 60 years of age or over, working 35 hours or more per week in paid employment, and a permanent resident of Australia, residing in Victoria.
What are the benefits of the Seniors Business Discount Card?
Card holders can access discounts of at least 10 per cent on a range of goods and services from Seniors Card participating businesses across Victoria. Discounts from participating interstate and New Zealand businesses are also available.
Benefits can be viewed on the Discount Directory and Special Offers pages on Seniors Online. The site also has a free online annual Seniors Card publication, and seasonal e-newsletters full of information about offers, news and happenings.
How does the Seniors Business Discount Card differ to the existing Victorian Seniors Card?
Both Seniors Card and Seniors Business Discount Card holders can obtain business discounts and special offers. Only Seniors Card holders receive public transport concessions and Seniors fares.
Victorian seniors who work less than 35 hours per week in paid employment are eligible for the Seniors Card. The Seniors Business Discount Card is available for those who work full time.
If you are Victorian aged 60 or older and working full time - browse the Seniors Card program's FAQs, then apply for a Seniors Business Discount Card.