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Petition No.17 Re-instate Seniors bus concession (327 Petitioners)

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Title

Petition No.17 Re-instate Seniors bus concession (327 Petitioners)

Other title

Tabled paper 399

Collection

Tabled Papers for 12th Assembly 2012 - 2016; Tabled Papers; ParliamentNT

Date

2013-06-27

Description

Tabled by Lia Finocchiaro

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Language

English

Subject

Tabled papers

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application/pdf

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License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00437

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/274370

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/802202

Page content

Whilst it Is riot anticipated fhat fares will be reduced, a new ticketing system will provide the opportunity to consider other fare types, which will allow more flexibility In sating fare types and considering distance and zonal arrangements, The one dollar concessional fare is low and extremely pod value when compared to other jurisdfclions and the distances that can be travailed across the Darwin bus network. The one dollar fare remains a significant discount for pensioners and contributes to Governments commitment to improving public transport services across the Territory,