Companion Card is a card issued to people with a permanent disability who require attendant care support which allows a companion to enter free of charge to participating venues and activities.
The card itself is credit-card size and has a photo identifying the cardholder. In South Australia the Companion Card is free and is valid for ten years.
Who can apply for a Companion Card?
- Residents of South Australia irrespective of their employment status or nationality;
- People with a significant and permanent disability and whose need for attendant care support is validated through the auditing process.
For further information about the companion card and applying for a card visit their website.