Dr Anthony Lynham


Electricity savings for concession card holders

Electricity savings for concession card holders

27 November, 2018 –

In 2018–19, the State Government will be investing $212 million to fund a range of energy rebates and concessions to support vulnerable customers.

This includes $196 million to deliver the $340 per year electricity rebate to eligible pensioners, seniors, and veterans.

Rebates are available to people who have any of the below:

  • Pensioner Concession Card
  • Department of Veterans’ Affairs Gold Card (and receive the War Widow/er Pension or special rate TPI Pension)
  • Queensland Seniors Card
  • Commonwealth Health Care Card (Electricity Rebate only)
  • Asylum seeker status—residents will need to provide their ImmiCard details (Electricity Rebate only).

For more information visit https://www.qld.gov.au/community/cost-of-living-support/concessions/energy-concessions/electricity-gas-rebates

To find out about other State Government concessions and rebates visit the Smart Savings website – https://campaigns.premiers.qld.gov.au/smart-savings/