Concessions

ReAmped Energy is happy to help eligible customers receive a concession, rebate or grant towards their electricity account. On this page, you’ll find information and links to energy concessions that can be applied to accounts of eligible customers. To begin select your state (NSW or QLD).

Concession Name Payment Eligible Concession Cards How to apply
NSW Low Income Household Rebate (LIHR) $285/year
(Ex GST)
  • Pensioner Concession Card (DHS or DVA)
  • Health Care Card (DHS)
  • DVA Gold Card*
Apply to ReAmped Energy. Log in to your Online Account and enter your card information.
NSW Medical Energy Rebate (MER) $285/year
(Ex GST)
  • Pensioner Concession Card (DHS or DVA)
  • Health Care Card (DHS)
  • DVA Gold Card*
Apply to ReAmped Energy. Contact us and ask about MER. You will need to submit a MER application form.
NSW Life Support Rebate (LSR) Varies with type of equipment used. See application form for specific rates N/A Apply to ReAmped Energy. Contact us and ask about LSR. You will need to submit a LSR application form.
NSW Family Energy Rebate (FER) $180/year
or
$20/year
with LIHR status
(Ex GST)
N/A Apply directly to The Department (13 77 88). You will need to submit a FER application form.
NSW Energy Accounts Payment Assistance (EAPA) $50 (Incl. GST) N/A Apply directly to EAPA providers.
* War Widow/er Pension; or Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI); or Disability Pension (EDA).
Concession Name Payment Eligible Concession Cards How to apply
Electricity Rebate $0.8489/day
(Ex GST)
  • Pensioner Concession Card (DHS or DVA)
  • Health Care Card (DHS)
  • DVA Gold Card*
  • Queensland Seniors Card
  • ImmiCard**
Apply to ReAmped Energy. Log in to your Online Account and enter your card information.
Home Energy Emergency Assistance Scheme (HEEAS) Up to $720 (Incl. GST) once every 2 years
  • Pensioner Concession Card (DHS or DVA)
  • Health Care Card (DHS)
  • DVA Gold Card***
Apply to ReAmped Energy. Contact us and ask about HEEAS You will need to submit a HEEAS application form
Medical Cooling and Heating Electricity Concession Scheme (MCHECS) $340.85/year
(Incl. GST)
  • Pensioner Concession Card (DHS or DVA)
  • Health Care Card (DHS)
Apply directly to The Department (13 74 68).
Electricity Life Support Concession (ELSC) $173.55 (Incl. GST) per quarter for each oxygen concentrator $116.22 (Incl. GST) per quarter for each kidney dialysis machine
  • Pensioner Concession Card (DHS or DVA)
  • Health Care Card (DHS)
  • Health Care Interim Voucher
  • Child Disability Allowance
  • Queensland Seniors Card
Apply directly to The Department (13 74 68).
*War Widow/er Pension or special rate TPI Pension
**Bridging Visa Subclass 050, 051 or 070
***Except ‘Dependant’
Concession Name Payment Eligible Concession Cards How to apply
Energy Bill Concession (EBC) $226.67 (ex GST)
  • Pensioner Concession Card
  • Gold Card from the Department of Veterans' Affairs*
  • Low Income Health Care Card
  • Common wealth Seniors Health Card
Apply directly to The Department (1300 307 758).
You will need to complete and submit the SA government household form which can be found here.
Alternatively you can download a copy of the form here.
Medical Heating and Cooling Concession (MHCC) $226.67
  • Pensioner Concession Card
  • Gold Card from the Department of Veterans' Affairs*
  • Low Income Health Care Card
  • Common wealth Seniors Health Card
Apply directly to The Department (1300 735 350).
You will need to Submit a Medical Heating and Cooling Concession – Application Form
Cost of living concession (CLC) $210.70 or $105.40
  • Pensioner Concession Card
  • Gold Card from the Department of Veterans' Affairs*
  • Low Income Health Care Card
  • Common wealth Seniors Health Card
Apply directly to The Department (1300 307 758).
You will need to complete and submit the SA government household form which can be found here.
Alternatively you can download a copy of the form here.
Emergency Electricity Payment Scheme (EEPS) $400
  • N/A
Eligibility Determined by a financial councillor prior to application.
This site may help you find a financial councillor near you.
* War Widow; or Extreme Disablement Adjustment (EDA); or Totally and Permanently Incapacitated (TPI); or issued to a person with 80 or more overall impairment points under the Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 2004.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible for a concession?

Each concession has specific eligibility criteria. This information can be found on your state government website. Generally, to be eligible for a concession with ReAmped Energy you must:

  • Be a ReAmped Energy customer
  • Be the primary account holder
  • Be a resident of the state that you are claiming the concession for
  • Hold an eligible concession card for the concession claimed
  • Satisfy all criteria listed on the state government website for the concession claimed

NSW concession   QLD concession   SA CONCESSION

How do I apply?

Some concessions are handled by your electricity retailer whilst others are handled directly by your state government. For information on how to apply for a specific concession please refer to the “How to apply” column in the table.

If you have any questions, please let us know.

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