A future where every journey is a safe one

What we can pay for

Approved treatment and services for all TAC clients

If your doctor or other health professional recommends a TAC approved treatment or service listed below we can pay this for you. There’s no need to contact us first.

Simply choose a health or service provider, let them know you are a TAC client, make an appointment and give them your TAC claim number.

We'll pay your provider at the TAC rate and keep in touch to make sure you are getting everything you need to support your recovery.

Ambulance services

Transport from an accident to hospital; and from one hospital to another.

Hospital treatment

Treatment at a public, private or rehabilitation hospital.

Medical services/doctor appointments

For example, visits to your family doctor or specialist doctor.

X-rays and scans

Medical imaging to diagnose your injury, this includes x-ray, CT scans, MRI and ultrasound.

Surgery

Emergency or elective surgery within 3 months after your accident.

Medication

Medicine prescribed or recommended by your doctor and bought from a pharmacy.

Basic equipment and medical aids

Hire or purchase of basic items such as crutches, wound dressings, or hygiene products.

Community nursing

Home visits after you are discharged from hospital.

Dental services

Treatment for your teeth damaged in the accident.

Support at home

This includes services like cleaning, childcare and gardening.

Rehabilitation services

Rehabilitation in hospital, at home or in the community.

Mental health and wellbeing services

This includes psychology or psychiatric services you may need after an accident.

Travel and accommodation

Transport costs to appointments needed after a transport accident. We may also be able to pay travel and accommodation for family members if you are in hospital.

Treatments and services that need approval

If you have longer term injuries we can also pay for you to get more specialised treatment and services. These are listed below and require our approval.

We will work with you and your providers to plan your goals and give you ongoing support to coordinate the treatment and services you need.

If you would like to discuss any treatment options please call us on 1300 654 329.

When a family member dies

If you have lost a loved one in a transport accident we’re so sorry for your loss and are here to help. We offer financial support with funeral costs and counselling services and will give you as much information and advice as we can. Find out how we can help.