Annual electricity concession

​​The annual electricity concession provides a daily discount to eligible customers at a cents-per-day rate. The current concession is 140.740 cents per day.


The person seeking the concession must hold one of the following cards:
  • Pensioner Concession Card (Centrelink or Veterans' Affairs); or
  • Health Care Card; or
  • ImmiCard (Bridging Visa E); or
  • Tasmanian Concession Card (issued by the Department of Premier and Cabinet).
The name on the concession card must match the name of the account holder of the electricity account. The concession recipient must be responsible for the payment of the electricity account.

The annual electricity concession is only available for the customer's principal place of residence. Concessions cannot be claimed for holiday homes or investment/rental properties.

The electricity account must be billed at a general domestic tariff rate or its equivalent. Electricity accounts that combine domestic and commercial or business tariffs are not eligible for the concession.


How to apply

To apply for an electricity concession, please complete the Annual Electricity Concession Application Form (also available from your electricity retailer and Service Tasmania).
Forward the form to your electricity retailer​. We cannot accept and approve applications as this is the responsibility of electricity retailers.

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