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