Electricity concessions

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The following concessions for eligible customers are applied as a daily discount:
  • Annual electricity concession
  • Medical heating or cooling concession
  • Life support concession

Customers may qualify for all three concessions where the criteria of each concession is met.

​​The annual electricity concession provides a daily discount to eligible customers​​.​

​​The life support concession provides a daily discount to eligible customers who use or live with someone who uses an approved life support system.
​​​​​​​The medical cooling or heating concession provides a daily discount to eligible customers requiring their home to be cooled or heated.​​
​Refer to the electricity retailers in Tasmania.


Retrospective claims

​Retrospective claims were introduced to assist where there is a delay in the issue of a Pensioner Concession Card, Health Care Card, Immicard or Tasmanian Concession Card.Retrospective claims are limited to twelve months. 

For a retrospective claim to apply on a particular date the applicant must have, on or before that date:

  • submitted to an authorised electricity retailer a completed application form for the medical cooling or heating concession, or annual electricity concession; and
  • been eligible to hold a Pensioner Concession Card, Health Care Card, Immicard or Tasmanian Concession Card. ​

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