Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households could be eligible for the Queensland Government Electricity Rebate to assist with their electricity costs.
To be eligible your must hold one of the following cards:
- Pensioner Concession Card
- Queensland Seniors Card
- Department of Veterans' Affairs Gold Card
- Health Care Card
The Electricity Rebate is automatically deducted from your monthly or quarterly electricity bill.
Only one person per household can receive the rebate.
Health Care Card holders can contact their electricity retailer to apply for the concession from 1 April 2017.
The concession will be back-dated to 1 January 2017 depending on elgibility.
To find out if you're eligible, call you electricity retailer today. You can find their number on your electricity bill.