This concession is currently calculated at the rate of 17.5% off energy usage and supply charges minus $0.08233 (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 an amount of $472.78 (GST incl). It's available all year round.
Are you eligible?
You'll need the right kind of concession card (see above). Plus, a concession can only be claimed if:
- you are 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.