Travel Assistance

Ministry of Health – National Travel Assistance Scheme


If you are required to travel outside your community, you may be eligible for assistance under the Ministry of Health National Travel Assistance Scheme which is funded according to the Ministry’s National Travel Assistance Policy document, effective from 1 January 2006. It is published and will be amended from time to time by the Ministry of Health.
 
To check the eligibility criteria visit www.moh.govt.nz/travelassistance.
 
For more information about travel assistance, please contact the WDHB's Transport Coordinator on 06 348 1245. Office hours are Monday to Friday, 8am - 4pm.

Alternatively, click here to view our Patient Travel / Te Kawe Turoro brochure