Emergency Relief and Support for Temporary Visa Holders

Emergency relief and general assistance for Temporary Visa Holders experiencing hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic.

What does this program offer?

We provide advocacy, information, advice, and referrals to help people experiencing hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic. Emergency financial relief is provided in the form of vouchers for everyday essentials and some select bills. This is a confidential service and is available for all Temporary Visa Holders regardless of their background, beliefs or circumstances.

Who can access this program?

Tasmanian residents on the following temporary visas:

  • Student visa (Subclass 500)
  • Temporary graduates (Subclass 485)
  • Provisional Visa Holders (Subclass 489 & 491)
  • Temporary Skilled (Subclass 457 & 482)
  • Seasonal Worker and Pacific Labour Scheme Visas (403, 417 & 462);
  • Bridging Visas (Subclasses 010, 020, 030, 050 and 051)
  • Humanitarian Visas (Subclasses 785 (TPV) and 790 (SHEV
  • Temporary Activity and Training Visa (408, 407)
  • Ukrainian Nationals (all temporary visa classes including 600)
$
What does it cost?

Free.

How to access this program?

Emergency Relief can be accessed statewide. Call 1800 819 447 between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday to make an appointment. For an interpreter please call 131450.

OR

Email TVH.support@aohtas.org.au

Please tell us the best time to call you.

What does this program offer?

We provide advocacy, information, advice, and referrals to help people experiencing hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic. Emergency financial relief is provided in the form of vouchers for everyday essentials and some select bills. This is a confidential service and is available for all Temporary Visa Holders regardless of their background, beliefs or circumstances.

Who can access this program?

Tasmanian residents on the following temporary visas:

  • Student visa (Subclass 500)
  • Temporary graduates (Subclass 485)
  • Provisional Visa Holders (Subclass 489 & 491)
  • Temporary Skilled (Subclass 457 & 482)
  • Seasonal Worker and Pacific Labour Scheme Visas (403, 417 & 462);
  • Bridging Visas (Subclasses 010, 020, 030, 050 and 051)
  • Humanitarian Visas (Subclasses 785 (TPV) and 790 (SHEV
  • Temporary Activity and Training Visa (408, 407)
  • Ukrainian Nationals (all temporary visa classes including 600)
$
What does it cost?

Free.

How to access this program?

Emergency Relief can be accessed statewide. Call 1800 819 447 between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday to make an appointment. For an interpreter please call 131450.

OR

Email TVH.support@aohtas.org.au

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