Smoke Alarm Subsidy Scheme - Deaf Connect

Smoke Alarm Subsidy Scheme

The Smoke Alarm Scheme is a Government funded subsidy providing specialised smoke alarms to Deaf and hard of hearing community members living in Queensland.

The total price for a Smoke Alarm Kit is $754.60, however with the subsidy it is available to eligible community members for just $50, or $20 with a Concession Card. That price includes 1 smoke alarm detector. To comply with the new Queensland legislation, you may be required to purchase additional detectors at $209.80 each.

To be eligible for the subsidy you must be:

  • Deaf or hard of hearing
  • Living in Queensland

To apply for the subsidy please complete the application form below and return it to a Deaf Connect office, or email it to

Smoke Alarm Subsidy Scheme – Application Form

Click here for information on how to install your smoke alarm