MediTrans HV and Disability Transport

MediTrans HV and Disability Transport

Taxico can provide wheelchair access vehicles -

24 hours a day,  365 days a year!

Here at Hunter Valley Taxico we can provide IN-Patient transport between medical facilities, Couriers for pathology and imaging, and Non-emergency health-related transport for eligible passengers.

We are also an accredited provider of medical transport for Veterans card-holders.

Subsidies for taxi transport are available through the NSW taxi transport subsidy scheme which pays 50% of the fare up to the value of $60, ie the passenger pays $30, the government provides a $30 subsidy.

This scheme is open to persons whose condition is:

  • Confined to a wheelchair
  • Severe and permanent abulatory problems
  • Severe and permanent impairment of vision
  • Severe and uncontrollable epilepsy
  • Intellectual disability
  • Dementia
  • Other function disabilities - e.g. communication, difficulty making the person incapable of using public transport without assistance.

For more details visit the department of transport website at http://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/ttss/