concessions for South Australia

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Concessions, grants and rebates

Below are some answers you may have about concessions, benefits and assistance available, this includes eligibility information, contacts and how to apply, where appropriate.

SA Government Energy Concession

What is it 
What is it?

This concession helps with the cost of energy bills for eligible South Australians on low or fixed incomes. The energy concession is to cover both electricity and gas payments (including LPG bottled gas).

 Am I eligible
Am I eligible?

Contact the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion to see if you’re eligible. Lumo Energy cannot determine eligibility

Concession amount 
What is the concession amount?

Up to $217.90 per year.

How do I apply 
How do I apply?

Contact the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion to apply


Medical Cooling and Heating Concession

 What is it
What is it?

This energy concession assists South Australians on a fixed or low income who have a clinically verified medical condition which requires the frequent use of heating or cooling in the home to prevent the severe worsening of their condition. 

 Am I eligible
Am I eligible?

Contact the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion to see if you’re eligible.

Concession amount 
What is the concession amount?

Up to $217.90 per year and is available to eligible applicants in addition to the current energy concession.

his concession is not applied through Lumo Energy. It is managed directly through Department of Communities and Social Inclusion. If eligible, this concession will not appear on your energy bill.

 How do I apply
How do I apply?

Contact the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion to apply.