Octopus Rehabilitation Transportation Subsidy Scheme

Octopus Cards Limited (OCL) and the Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation (HKSR) jointly launch the ‟Octopus Rehabilitation Transportation Subsidy Scheme” (The Scheme) to offer wheelchair users equal opportunities in using accessible transportation service for enjoyment of an enriching and fulfilling life.

The Scheme is subsidized by the “Octopus Charity Fund” to enable wheelchair-bound persons with financial difficulties to use the Accessible Hire Car (AHC) Service provided by the HKSR in attending medical appointments and participating in social activities. The Scheme aims to facilitate the beneficiaries to better integrate into the community, thereby contributing to building a harmonious and caring society.

Target Beneficiaries

Wheelchair users who are beneficiaries of the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Scheme (CSSA)

Customer Service Office Hours

Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 17:30
(Closed on Sunday and Public Holidays)

Subsidy Format

Maximum subsidy per trip is equivalent to the current minimum charge of the AHC Service

Peak HoursHK$220* (up to 16 km of journey)
Non-Peak HoursHK$185* (up to 16 km of journey)

If the total fare exceeds the above-listed subsidy amount, the passenger is required to pay the balance.