Electric hot water tariff incentive
For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter
Type: Apartment, House
Contact: EnergexIf you have questions not answered in this summary please refer to the Energex website. Your Energy Savings does not look after this program.
The Energex Hot Water Rewards scheme provides rebates of $200 to eligible South East Queensland households that connect an electric hot water system to an economy electricity tariff.
Households benefit by accessing the savings of a cheaper electricity rate as well as helping to reduce peak electricity demand.
To be eligible for this incentive, you must:
- be the electricity account holder at the property; or
- if you’re a tenant, have the owner’s consent;
- change your hot water system from Tariff 11 to a Super Economy Tariff 31 or Economy Tariff 33; or
- connect a new hot water system in a new property to Super Economy Tariff 31 or Economy Tariff 33;
submit a completed application form to Energex by 30 June 2017.
- The form must be signed and dated by you and the authorised person who has carried out the electrical and/or plumbing works related to the economy tariff connection.
Connection to a Super Economy Tariff 31 or Economy Tariff 33 must be made between 1 July 2013 and 30 June 2017.
A number of other conditions apply. Check your eligibility, see Terms and Conditions at the bottom of the page on the Energex website.
The Energex Hot Water Rewards scheme provides a rebate of $200 to eligible South East Queensland households that connect an electric hot water system to Super Economy Tariff 31 or Economy Tariff 33.
Your plumber or electrician can advise whether your hot water system is suitable for connection to a Super Economy Tariff 31 or Economy Tariff 33.
Only one rebate is available per eligible property.
Make sure that you understand the full program information on the Energex website before contacting your electrician or plumber to see if your hot water system is eligible.
If you're unsure what tariff you're currently on or for more information you can also call 13 12 53.
Energex Hot Water Rewards