The life support concession provides a daily discount to eligible customers who use an approved life support system or who live with someone who uses such a system in their principal place of residence.

The approved devices and current rates are:

  • Oxygen concentrator, 104.314 cents per day
  • Peritoneal dialysis machine, 77.395 cents per day
  • Haemo-dialysis machine, 77.395 cents per day
  • Chronic positive pressure and airways regulator, 37.015 cents per day
  • Continuous positive airways pressure machine, 37.015 cents per day
  • Respirator (iron lung), 137.964 cents per day
  • Combination oxygen concentrator and chronic positive pressure and airways regulator, 141.329 cents per day
  • Phototherapy machine, 196.577 cents per day
  • Left ventricular assist device, 37.015 cents per day

To apply for this concession, eligible customers need to complete the Application Form and have it certified by their medical practitioner before submitting it to their electricity retailer.

For more information contact your authorised retailer.