Ottawa. Transit Services

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Service: OC Transpo - EquiPass

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Names
Alternate Name OC Transpo ; OCtranspo
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1500 St-Laurent Blvd
Ottawa, ON K1G 0Z8
 
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Intersection St Laurent Blvd and Belfast Rd
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible - office only
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Affordable monthly transit pass providing a lower-priced transit option * available only on a registered Presto card
Hours Transit Information Mon-Fri 7 am-9 pm * Sat 8 am-9 pm * Sun 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility City of Ottawa residents whose household income falls below the low-income cut-off (LICO) threshold, as set out annually by the Government of Canada: 
* one person $20,675 
* two persons $25,163 
* three persons $31,334 
* four persons $39,092 
* five persons $44,514 
* six persons $49,367 
* seven or more persons $54,220 
 
Individuals who are not eligible: 
* Individuals who receive the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) benefits (the alternative is the Community Pass) 
* Individuals who receive transportation benefits from any other source (including Ontario Works and the Province of Ontario) 
* Students who receive a U-Pass or a School Board-issued pass (School Transportation Authority (OSTA) or Consortium de transport scolaire d'Ottawa (CTSO) passes) can apply for an EquiPass for the months when they are not receiving these passes 
* Seniors 65 years and older (the alternative is the Seniors Pass) 
 
** Individuals are only entitled to one fare discount. Seniors who meet the income level entry and benefit more from the EquiPass discount over the senior discount, will be assessed upon request on a case-by-case basis.
Application Fill out the application form available on the website, by mail (call to request a copy) or in person at various locations (see website for details) * forms can be submitted in person (see website for details) or by mail * applicants will receive a letter advising them of the status of their application within approximately 15 business days of submitting, although times may vary depending on volume of applications
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - $58.25 for a monthly pass or $1.75 per single-ride fare (2018)
Service Categories Transportation Expense Assistance
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-741-4390
TTY Phone 613-741-5280
Website www.octranspo.com/tickets-and-passes/equipass
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Other Details
Funding City / Town ; Fees
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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