Energy concessions

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Energy concessions are administered by the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion. A new guide for managing electricity, gas and water costs and services was released by the Minister for Communities and Social Inclusion on 15 February 2016. The guide is available to download for free.

If you are on a low income you may be able to receive a concession on your home energy bills.  Check your eligibility for the energy bill concession using the Concessions Finder website.

To check your eligibility for current concessions, assistsance or advice:

Medical heating and cooling concession

If you have a medical condition affected by temperature you may be eligible for a concession on your energy bills.

The medical heating and cooling concession was introduced on 1 January 2012 and is administered by the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion.

For more information, assistance or advice: