General equipment schemes and services

There are initiatives focused on providing equipment-related assistance that help make mobility easier. This can be in the form of financial support, services and products. Examples include wheelchairs to move around, vehicle adjustments to enable driving and hoists to lift you.

General equipment schemes and services

Icons for the Australian Government, state and territory governments and organisations

There are many equipment programs from:

  • the Australian Government
  • state and territory governments
  • other organisations.

Dollar signs, a computer screen and a speech bubble, a person holding a clipboard and a wheelchair

These programs may offer:

  • financial support
  • services
  • products.

A man using a tablet with an icon of a hand holding a spanner and dollar signs

You might be able to:

  • get support to pay for your aids or equipment
  • borrow equipment for free or at a low cost
  • find organisations that make or fix equipment.

Select your state or territory below to find out more information.