UCAT ANZ Concession Scheme

Candidates who are named on a current Australian Health Care Card (HCC) or Pensioner Concession Card (PCC), issued by Centrelink, are eligible for the reduced test fee. The concession fee is not available to candidates sitting the test outside Australia. 

Concession Scheme opens: Wednesday 1 February 2023
Concession Application deadline: Wednesday 10 May 2023

Concession applications will not be accepted after the concession application deadline under any circumstances.

Concession Eligibility

Concessions are only available to candidates who meet either of the following criteria: 

Concession Criteria

Evidence Required

Hold or are listed as dependant on a current, signed Australian Health Care Card (HCC)

Please provide a copy of both sides of the card

Hold or are listed as dependant on a current, signed Australian Pensioner Concession Card (PCC)

Please provide a copy of both sides of the card

NOTE: The Health Care Card is issued by Centrelink and is NOT the same as a Medicare Card or Private Health Insurance membership card.

These are NOT accepted as concession evidence: Medicare Cards, New Zealand Community Services Cards, Transport concession cards, private health insurance membership cards.

Application Process

The steps in the concession application process are provided below.

  • Register your Pearson VUE account
  • Complete the online Concession application form below by 10 May 2023. 
    You must upload a copy of your current Health Care Card / Pensioner Concession Card and provide your UCAT ANZ ID number given in the top left corner of your Pearson VUE account.
  • Receive your concession voucher code within approximately 3 business days by email. 
    See the relevant FAQ at the bottom of this page. Do NOT upload another application.
  • Login to your Pearson VUE account to book your test by the booking deadline of 11:59pm AEST on 17 May 2023.
    Enter your concession voucher code at the payment page when booking your test. Select the
     option to 'Add a voucher or promo code', enter the concession voucher code and click apply. The concession voucher code can only be used by the candidate who has been approved and issued the voucher in the concession application.  

If you miss the booking deadline you can book a test until the late booking deadline of 31 May 2023 at 11:59pm AEST. Bookings made during the late booking period incur an additional late fee ($85).

Final late bookings are accepted until 5 June 2023 at 11:59pm AEST and incur an additional fee of $185. No further bookings are accepted after this date under any circumstances.


All queries regarding the Concession Scheme should be emailed to the UCAT ANZ Office NOT Pearson VUE Customer Services.


Concession Scheme FAQs

It's been more than 3 business days and I haven't received the outcome of my concession application. What do I do?

Why has my concession application been rejected?

I have already booked a full fee test, can I still submit a concession application?