NSW households experiencing difficulty paying their electricity or gas bill could be eligible for a one-off payment under the Energy Accounts Payments Assistance (EAPA) scheme.
New South Wales
The Family Energy Rebate helps eligible NSW family households with dependent children cover the costs of their energy bills.
The Life Support Energy Rebate (LSER) helps cover the energy costs for eligible NSW customers who need, or have someone living with them who needs to use approved energy-intensive medical equipment at home.
The Seniors Energy Rebate is available for eligible independent NSW retirees who hold a Commonwealth Seniors Health Card to help cover the cost of their electricity.
The NSW Gas Rebate helps people who hold eligible concession cards to pay their natural gas or residential LPG bills.
The Low Income Household Rebate (LIHR) helps low income NSW households cover the costs of their energy bills.
The Medical Energy Rebate helps to cover energy costs for NSW customers who have an inability to self-regulate body temperature when exposed to extreme environmental temperatures.
SolarHub, with funding from the NSW Government, is offering a point of sale discount to approximately 650 residential and small business customers to encourage battery installation.
The Waste Free Systems program is free and helps hair and beauty salon members to reuse, recycle and reduce waste going to landfill. Assistance includes bins, training for staff and marketing materials.
The Sustainable Salons program assists salon members including beauty and pet-grooming salons, barber shops, and dermal and cosmetics clinics across Australia to recycle and reduce waste going to landfill. Profits from the sale of recycled materials go to OzHarvest.