Total Mobility Scheme
- The Total Mobility scheme assists eligible people, with long term impairments to access transport and enhance community participation.
- The scheme provides 50% discounted taxi fares to eligible people up to a maximum subsidy of $35 per trip in the greater Christchurch area.
- A national scheme it is currently funded jointly by regional councils and central government. You’ll need to undergo an assessment with Aspire’s approved assessor to see if you are eligible.
To apply for the scheme or for further information, please call us on 03 366 9093. If you are a Medical Practitioner and would like to complete a pre-assessment form, you can
download the form here.
Total Mobility is run by the NZTA and Environment Canterbury. ECAN has some more information about the scheme.
Here is a list of the taxi companies you can use your card with:
- Blue Star Taxis
- Christchurch Mobility Transfers
- Driving Miss Daisy
- First Direct
- Freedom Drivers
- Gold Band Taxis