How To Apply For The National Assistance Card

Find out more about how to apply and access the online application.

How to apply for the National Assistance Card

Applications for the National Assistance Card are now available - to help with your application we recommend you:

Read the relevant How To Apply Guide

  • The How To Apply Guides assist with the application process;
  • The Guides can be downloaded and printed, or read on a screen;
  • You can refer to the Guides while you complete your application.

For details - visit to the How To Apply Guide section below.

Watch the 'How To' videos included in the application

  • Some areas of the National Assistance Card application contain videos which help guide you through the current screen and what is required;
  • You may also view the "Online Application Overview" video to learn what you will need to complete your National Assistance Card application.

For details - visit to the Helpful Videos section below.

Ask a family member, friend or support worker to help you

  • Having a family member, friend or support worker with you may assist with some areas of the National Assistance Card application process.

If you need further assistance - you may contact the National Assistance Card team.

Ready to apply for the National Assistance Card?

If you have completed the above steps, you are ready to apply for the National Assistance Card.

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Apply Now

If you have completed the relevant steps, you are ready to apply for the National Assistance Card.

Apply Now →

How To Guides

The following guides and information have been developed to assist with applying for the National Assistance Card using the online application platform.

How to Apply - Quick Start Guide

How to Apply - Quick Start Guide

Read this short guide to help you apply for a Card.

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How To Apply - Guide for Computer Users

How To Apply - Guide for Computer Users

Read this guide to help you apply for a Card using a computer.

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How to Apply - Guide for Phone/Tablet Users

How to Apply - Guide for Phone/Tablet Users

Read this guide to help you apply for a Card using a phone or tablet (ipad/android).

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How to Apply - Frequently Asked Questions

How to Apply - Frequently Asked Questions

Learn more about how to apply for a Card.

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Helpful Videos

The following videos assist in learning more about the National Assistance Card, as well as what you may require before proceeding with your online application.

About The National Assistance Card

Learn more about the National Assistance Card - including its uses, benefits and features - in our overview video.

Online Application - Overview

Learn more about the National Assistance Card Online Application platform including what you may require before proceeding with an application, as well as familiarising yourself with the online platform.