Home and Community Support (Payment for Travel Between Clients) Settlement Act 2016

16 Minimum amounts payable for travel before 1 March 2016 funded by ACC


This section applies to travel between clients by an HCS employee for the purpose of a client visit in which the HCS employee provides services described in paragraph (a)(ii) of the definition of home and community-based support services in section 4.


The minimum amount payable to an HCS employee is—


for travel that is not exceptional travel, $1.89 for each client visit; and


for exceptional travel, the amount calculated in accordance with section 18.


For the purposes of subsection (2), the maximum travel distance is 20 kilometres.