Rebates and assistance


Excess electricity concession for eligible card holders

Program name:
Excess electricity concession - Victoria


Eligible concession card holders can get a concession on annual domestic mains electricity usage and service costs above $2,890.45 (this amount is reviewed each year).

Key eligibility

To be eligible for the concession, the electricity account holder must have annual electricity costs above $2,890.45, and one of the following cards:

  • Pensioner Concession Card
  • Health Care Card
  • Veterans’ Affairs Gold Card.

Other conditions may apply.

Next steps

For information on how to apply for the concession, go to the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services website.