Continence Aids Payment Scheme
The CAPS is an Australian Government Scheme that provides a payment to assist eligible people who have permanent and severe incontinence to meet some of the costs of their incontinence products. The payment is made by Medicare directly into a clients nominated bank account. For further information about CAPS please choose one of the pages below:
- Frequently Asked Questions
- How to apply
- Purchasing information
- Where can I get help?
Details of the The Continence Aid Payment 2010 legislation can be found at http://www.comlaw.gov.au/Details/F2013C00696.
You can also download:
- CAPS Application Form and Guidelines
- CAPS Eligible Neurological Conditions
- CAPS Eligible 'Other' Conditions
If you have any questions about completing your CAPS application form, please contact Medicare on 132 011 and select the general enquiries option.