Eligible concession card holders can receive a 13 per cent discount off their controlled load electricity bills.
Controlled load charges apply to separately metered electric hot water or slab heating, which is measured via a dual element electricity meter or dual element smart meter. These tariffs are usually shown as ‘controlled load’ or ‘dedicated circuit’ tariffs.
The concession is only available to households with an eligible dual element electricity meter or dual element smart meter.
Who can apply for the concession?
An electricity account holder who holds one of the following eligible cards:
- Pensioner Concession Card
- Health Care Card
- Veterans’ Affairs Gold Card
How much is the concession?
13 per cent of controlled load electricity costs.
Want to know more?
Visit the Victorian Government’s Concession web page.