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 be phased out no later than 30 June 2020.

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 2017
GST incl.
from 1 July 2016
Peak usage, first 10k kWh per month - cents per kWh 51.16848.685
Peak usage, remaining kWh per month - cents per kWh 43.27041.170
Off-peak usage - cents per kWh 18.09317.215
Supply charge - cents per day 86.29682.108

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 retailer GST incl.
from 1 July 2017
GST incl.
from 1 July 2016
Peak - cents per kWh 40.58338.836
Off-peak - cents per kWh22.35321.391
Supply charge - cents per day 85.80382.108

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.
from 1 July 2017
GST incl.
from 1 July 2016
Annual supply charge first 7.5kW - dollars per kW41.25339.477
Annual supply charge remaining kW - dollars per kW124.035118.693
All usage - cents per kWh21.27220.356
Supply charge - cents per day189.107180.963

View our Residential Energy Price Fact Sheets for 1 July 2017 to 30 July 2018 (PDF 720.6 kb)

View our Residential Energy Price Fact Sheets for 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016 (PDF 578.5 kb)

View our Residential Energy Price Fact Sheets for 1 July 2016 to 31 July 2017 (PDF 569.2 kb)

View our Residential Energy Price Fact Sheets for 1 August 2016 to 30 June 2017 (PDF 570.4 kb)

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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