These icons will help you locate the concessions available to you:
Centrelink and Department of Veteransí Affairs Health Care Card
Commonwealth Seniors Health Card
Concession available to anyone who meets the eligibility criteria
Pensioner Concession Card
An all-year rebate of 125.71 cents per day from 1 July 2013 is available
to people who have a:
The all-year rebate is capped at $458.84 for the period between 1 July 2013
and 30 June 2014.
The rebate will be increased in line with electricity price increases. People who
become eligible for the rebate during the year must apply for the rebate.
Contact Aurora Energy for more information.
Eligible concession customers accessing Aurora Pay-As-You-Go do not pay the
daily fixed charge.
An allowance of $56 a year is made to eligible pensioners to assist
with heating costs. Payments of $28 are made in May and September.
The allowance is available to people who hold a:
A single pensioner must not have more than $1 750* in cash assets and married/de facto pensioners must not have more than $2 750.*
*Other conditions also apply.
Phone: 1800 300 068
The rebate for life support machines varies according to the type of machine installed, and is available to people who:
The approved life support systems and per-day discounts, current as at 1 July 2013 are as follows:
A discount of $137 per year is offered to people who need medical
cooling as part of their health condition.
After 1 January 2014, contact your new electricity retailer regarding eligibility.
For more information on the Governmentís energy reforms visit: