Subsidy funding for medical aids and equipment is available to eligible Queenslanders with permanent/stable conditions or disabilities. Aids and equipment are subsidy funded either on a permanent loan basis, private ownership or through the supply of consumables.
Find out more about subsidy schemes coordinated by the Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS)
Communication aids, continence aids, daily living aids, home oxygen, medical-grade footwear, mobility aids, spinal and lower limb orthoses, artificial limbs, spectacles
The Vehicle Options Subsidy Scheme (VOSS) supports people with a disability to purchase or modify a private vehicle.
The Community Aids, Equipment and Assistive Technologies Initiative (CAEATI) helps eligible people with a disability with the cost of aids, equipment or assistive technologies.
Equipment provided through the Cystic Fibrosis Program (CFP).
Advice for looking after your aids and equipment, and what to do if repairs are needed.
Regular workshops and webinars are provided for Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS) prescribers.
Contact a MASS service centre or clinical advisor.
Updates to forms, guidelines and information
MASS20 DLA/MOB V3.01 (updated 27/11/2015)
MASS20 BTA (new SOA items commencing 1/02/2016)
MASS20 WWA (new SOA items commencing 1/02/2016)
VOSS40 Driver (V2.01) (updated 18/12/2015)
MASS83 - Incidents and Accidents form (V2.00) (Updated 18/01/2016)
Bathing and Toileting Aids V2.03 (updated 27/11/2015)
Mobilty Aids V2.03 (updated 27/11/2015)
Hoist and Slings V2.03 (updated 27/11/2015)
Medical Grade Footwear V2.02 (Updated January 2016)
Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Checklist (V1.00) (Updated 18/12/2015)
Spectacle Supply Scheme is due for a retender. Tender documents will be available soon through QTender website www.hpw.qld.gov.au/qtenders/index.do. Interested suppliers are advised to register on the Qtender website to access the documents when they are published
QALS Industry Briefing for Prosthetic Suppliers February 2016
An industry briefing for prosthetic suppliers will be held on February 2016, details are on the QALS website
"NEW" MASS WAREHOUSE STOCKLIST (Updated weekly)
Assistive Technology SOA commences 1 Nov 2014
*Please note application forms have been updated to reflect the new SOA.
Prescription of Disability Specific Car Seats and Restraints through CAEATI and VOSS