Time is almost up for millions of Australians to spend FREE money on hotels, theme parks and the movies
- Reminder for households to redeem their Stay NSW and Parents NSW vouchers
- These two vouchers must be redeemed by the October 9 deadline
- Residents can book past expiry date, business must redeem voucher by deadline
New South Wales residents have received a final reminder they only have until Sunday to use free money on a hotel getaway or even theme parks.
Households are being reminded that they must use their Stay NSW and Parents NSW vouchers by October 9, after they were issued to boost the economy and local businesses in the wake of Covid lockdowns.
Depending on the terms and conditions of a business, residents will be able to book past the expiry date as long as the business has redeemed your voucher by the deadline.
Households are being reminded that they must use their Stay NSW and Parents NSW vouchers by October 9, in order to support the economy and local businesses (pictured, parents and kids enjoying a trip to the aquarium)
On Thursday, Minister for Customer Service and Digital Government Victor Dominello said: ‘Both programs have collectively added almost $350million to the NSW economy, with 97 per cent of customers giving them the thumbs up.
‘Don’t miss out. There is still time to redeem vouchers and reap the rewards these school holidays… Catch that movie you’ve been wanting to see with friends or take the kids to a museum or wildlife park. You’ll save money and be supporting businesses.’
Minister for Tourism Ben Franklin said: ‘The Stay NSW voucher has been a great incentive for NSW residents to explore the incredible cultural and natural wonders of our State while injecting a significant economic boost for local accommodation providers.’
There are currently more than $70million worth of Stay NSW vouchers that are yet to be redeemed.
Each of the vouchers used provide support for accommodation venues which were impacted by the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic over the past few years.
Depending on the terms and conditions of a business, residents will be able to book past the expiry date (October 9) as long as the business has redeemed your voucher by the deadline
Residents across the state aged 18 and older can apply for one $50 voucher to use towards the cost of accommodation bookings.
More than $54million worth of Parents NSW vouchers have not been redeemed to date.
One person from each eligible household can apply for five $50 vouchers, worth $250 in total.
NSW Government Vouchers are non-transferable and can only be redeemed by the customer who was issued the voucher.
They cannot be used as a gift or donation to a registered business and cannot be exchanged for cash or gift vouchers.
For more information, visit: https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/stay-nsw and https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/parents-nsw-vouchers
Tens of thousands of residents in these listed LGA’s across the state are still yet to redeem their Stay NSW and Parents NSW vouchers