Interstate Patient Travel Assistance Scheme (IPTAS)

The ACT Interstate Patient Travel Assistance Scheme –– subject to meeting eligibility criteria, ACT IPTAS provides financial assistance towards travel and accommodation costs to permanent residents of the ACT who are required to travel interstate for specialist medical treatment that is not currently available in the Territory.

IPTAS Claim Form

Please complete and submit the IPTAS Claim Form to access the scheme.

You can email the completed form and attachments to


Lodge the form at one of the following health centres:

  • Canberra Hospital main reception
  • Belconnen – Lathlain Street
  • City – Moore Street
  • Gungahlin – corner of Ernest Cavanagh Street and Fussell Lane
  • Phillip – Corinna Street
  • Tuggeranong – Anketell Street


Post your documentation to the address below:

IPTAS Administrator
Canberra Hospital
PO Box 11
Woden ACT 2606

You can see the IPTAS Guidelines for more information.

For further information, please contact us:

Phone: 02 5124 9082
Fax: 02 5124 3453

Page last updated on: 29 Jan 2021