Rural tariffs

Managing your farm can be energy intensive, which is why we offer a range of tariffs designed especially for our rural customers.

All of our rural tariffs are transitional, which means they'll no longer be available from 30 June 2020.

If you're using one or more of these tariffs for your operations, we're here to help you find alternatives that deliver you the best value.

Find out more about our tariffs for small business.

Tariff 62

This tariff is for farmers who use electricity at night and on weekends for irrigation, pumping, watering stock, heating piggeries, lighting hatcheries, dairy refrigeration or similar. It offers a cheaper rate after the first 10,000kWh per month and for electricity supplied between 9pm and 7am.

Tariff 62 can't be used in conjunction with Tariffs 20, 21 or 22.

Peak period: 7am to 9pm weekdays GST incl.
from 1 July 2018
GST incl.
from 1 July 2017
Peak usage, first 10k kWh per month - cents per kWh 51.16851.168
Peak usage, remaining kWh per month - cents per kWh 43.27043.270
Off-peak usage - cents per kWh 18.09318.093
Supply charge - cents per day 86.29686.296

Tariff 65

This tariff offers a low rate for electricity used in a set 12 hour period. You can nominate the peak period start and finish times which suit you best - either 7am to 7pm, 7.30am to 7.30pm, or 8am to 8pm, Monday to Sunday inclusive.

Peak period: Fixed 12hr period agreed with retailerGST incl.
from 1 July 2018
GST incl.
from 1 July 2017
Peak - cents per kWh 40.583 40.583
Off-peak - cents per kWh22.35322.353
Supply charge - cents per day 85.803 85.803

Tariff 66

This tariff is for those who use irrigation pumps over 7.5kW capacity for long periods of time. You are charged for the amount of electricity you use, an annual supply charge based on the size of the motors installed plus a daily supply charge.

GST incl.
1 July 2018
GST incl.
from 1 July 2017
Annual supply charge first 7.5kW - dollars per kW41.25341.253
Annual supply charge remaining kW - dollars per kW124.035124.035
All usage - cents per kWh21.27221.272
Supply charge - cents per day189.107189.107

View our Residential Energy Price Fact Sheets

How can I change tariffs?

If you're considering a tariff change, please call us on 13 10 46 (7am – 6.30pm, Mon – Fri).

There may be additional costs associated with changing your tariffs that will vary depending on your individual circumstances. We can let you know more when you contact us to request a tariff change.

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