Ostomates who have paid the annual STOMA APPLIANCE SCHEME access fee can access the appliances and pharmaceuticals listed on the STOMA APPLIANCE SCHEME and have the cost of those products covered by MEDICARE. Note that there are limits, monthly and annually, on how many products can be ordered.
Australian Financial Year. Fees are due on JULY 1 each year
STOMA APPLIANCE SCHEME ANNUAL ACCESS FEES
CONCESSION – $50. NON-CONCESSION – $60
NEW MEMBERS who are enrolled in the SAS in the second half of a financial year, between are offered a reduced SAS ACCESS FEE through to June 30, at which time the non-discounted rate above will fall due.
NEW MEMBERS enrolled JULY 1 – DECEMBER 31 FULL $60 CONC $50
NEW MEMBERS enrolled JANUARY 1 – JULY 31 FULL $40 CONC $30
All SAS ANNUAL ACCESS FEES (also referred to as MEMBERSHIPS) are payable to the CAV.
POSTAGE AND PACKAGING FEES
Melbourne Suburbs $11.00
Country Victoria $11.00
Please note that on July 1 2018 the POSTAGE AND PACKAGING FEE will increase to $12 per monthly order.
Cash / credit card accepted at counter.
Provide credit card details over the phone / in writing.
Cheques / money orders made payable to Colostomy Association of Victoria
Direct deposit; Commonwealth Bank of Australia 063001 00908831 Use name as reference
The SAS ANNUAL FEE is non-refundable.
PREPAID POST refunds will have GST and a $6 administration fee deducted.
If posted, a $10 fee for registered post will also be deducted.
Refund cheques will be written to the estates of deceased members.