Are you permanently unable to drive?

Are you permanently unable to drive?

The Accessibility Concession, a new free public transport option is on its way for Bay of Plenty Regional Council bus services.

 

From 1 July 2021, buses will be free across the Bay of Plenty for eligible people.  

For more information visit our FAQs

 

To be assessed for this concession please come to an open day listed below or visit an approved assessor:

Approved Accessibility Concession Assessor List

 

To view our video please follow this link: 

BOPRC Transport Accessibility Video - YouTube

 

Please note that it can take up to two weeks to process your application after you have been assessed so please come and join us at one of the public open days to get the process started for you! We look forward to seeing you at one of the events listed below.

 
Date Location Address Time
30/06/2021 Rotorua BOPRC Rotorua offices
1118 Fenton Street, Rotorua
10am – 1pm
6/07/2021 Te Puke Te Puke Library
130 Jellicoe Street, Te Puke
10am – 1pm
7/07/2021 Tauranga  BOPRC - Regional House
1 Elizabeth Street, Tauranga
10am – 1pm
8/07/2021 Whakatane Whakatāne Library
49 Kakahoroa Drive, Whakatane
10am – 1pm
13/07/2021 Katikati Katikati Library
21 Main Road, Katikati
10am – 1pm
15/07/2021 Pāpāmoa  Pāpāmoa Community Centre
15 Gravatt Road, Papamoa
10am – 1pm
19/07/2021 Rotorua BOPRC Rotorua offices
1118 Fenton Street, Rotorua
12pm- 3pm
20/07/2021 Tauranga  BOPRC - Regional House
1 Elizabeth Street, Tauranga
10am - 1pm
22/07/2021 Whakatane BOPRC Office
5 Quay St, Whakatāne
10am – 1pm
27/07/2021 Ōpōtiki  Ōpōtiki Library
112 Church Street, Opotiki
11am – 2pm
5/08/2021 Kawerau  Kawerau Library
27 Jellicoe Court, Kawerau
10am – 1pm