This concession is currently calculated at the rate of 17.5% off energy usage and supply charges minus $0.09056 (GST incl.) per day, and is applied after any Powerdirect discounts or solar credits. It doesn't apply to the first $171.60 of your electricity bill, and is capped at $487.30 (GST incl.). It's available all year round.
If the cap of $487.30 (GST incl.) is reached you may apply for additional concession through the Excess Energy Concession rebate. We can send you the required application form for this.
Are you eligible?
You'll need one of the concession cards listed above. Plus, a concession can only be claimed if:
- you’re a resident of Victoria
- the electricity account is in the name of the concession cardholder
- the supply address is the domestic primary residence of the cardholder
- the electricity account is billed on a domestic tariff.