Lower minimum online top up amounts for Opal cards

Published 30th May, 2017 in Transport

Skip the queue at the station and top up your Opal card online, with new, lower minimum amounts for digital channels announced.

Opal card

From 3 July 2017, the minimum amount to top up an adult Opal card will be reduced from $40 to $10. Concession/Child Youth and Gold Senior Pensioner Opal card holders will be able to top up online with a minimum of $5.

Minister for Transport Andrew Constance said people were not topping up online because the current minimum values were too high.

"We're changing that from July 3 and hope it gets people online and keeps them moving faster," Mr Constance said.

Opal cards can be topped up on the Opal website or the Opal Travel mobile app.

Published 30th May, 2017 in Transport