The National Travel Assistance Scheme provides financial support to eligible people who need to travel long distances or travel frequently for specialist treatment.
This section has information about the National Travel Assistance Scheme and the policy which guides it.
To check if you are eligible for the scheme and how to apply, go to the Your health section of the website: Travel assistance
National Travel Assistance (NTA) Policy review 2017-2018
The NTA Scheme is guided by the National Travel Assistance Policy.
The policy is currently under review. Read more about why we're having a review and how to get involved – NTA Policy review
Leadership Group nominations open
Nominations are sought for a group to provide leadership of a review of the NTA Policy. Read more about the skills and experience we're looking for and how to make a nomination – Leadership Group