Did you know your household could be eligible for $250 towards your power bill?
You could be eligible for the State Government’s Power Saving Bonus, a one-off payment to help eligible Victorians experiencing energy bill stress.
What is the $250 Power Saving Bonus?
The $250 Power Saving Bonus is a one-off payment which provides direct support to Victorian households experiencing power bill stress during the coronavirus pandemic. Good Shepherd are here to help you apply!
Am I eligible?
To be eligible for the power saving bonus, you must meet the following eligibility requirements:
- Be a Victorian residential energy consumer
- Be the account holder
*Only one payment is available per household.
What do I need for the application process?
Before you call Good Shepherd on 1300 026 500 there are a few things you need to have available to complete your application:
- Your recent household electricity bill from your retailer
- Your ‘NMI number (located on your bill typically a 10 or 11 digit number)
- A copy of further supporting documentation. Such as, a recent utility bill (e.g. gas or water), Rates Notice, Driver’s License, or a Valid Centrelink Card
Be sure to keep a copy of your Power Saving Bonus application reference number as you may need this information for further communication regarding your application.