Eligible recipients get one-off energy payment

The One-off Energy Assistance Payment will be paid from 26 June 2017. Energy bills during winter can be hard. This payment helps with these rising costs.

To be eligible, on 20 June 2017 you must reside in Australia and be getting:

  • Age Pension
  • Parenting Payment Single, or
  • Disability Support Pension

You don’t need to do anything or contact us to get this. If you’re single, you’ll get $75.00. If you’re partnered, you’ll get $62.50