Standard electricity rates and charges

Prices below are effective from 1 July 2014.

View Aurora's approved prices effective 1 July 2014 (PDF 74KB)

You may also want to read an explanation of the rates in your electricity bill: electricity cost breakdown.

The following electricity rates and charges are available for private residential dwellings. They do not apply to tourist or hostel accommodation or commercial premises.

Standard residential rates

Light and Power – Tariff 31
Fixed Charges 87.677 ¢/day
Energy Rate (all units) 24.717 ¢/kWh

Note: Curtilage conditions may apply

Hot Water – Tariff 41
Fixed Charges 16.981 ¢/day
Energy Rate (all units) 14.907 ¢/kWh
Heating Discount (hot water and space heating)* – Tariff 42
Fixed Charges 16.981 ¢/day
Energy Rate (all units) 14.907 ¢/kWh

* a minimum output of 3.5 kW in the main living area applies for space heating under the Heating Discount.

OffPeak with afternoon boost period* – Tariff 61
Fixed Charges 21.519 ¢/day
Energy Rate (all units) 12.001 ¢/kWh

* available for a period of at least 9 hours between 8pm of every day and 7am of the following day and 2 hours between 1pm – 4.30pm of every day.

OffPeak, night period only* – Tariff 62
Fixed Charges 21.519 ¢/day
Energy Rate (all units) 11.303 ¢/kWh

* available for a period of at least 9 hours between 8pm of every day and 7am of the following day.

Prices include GST

View the July 2014 electricity tariffs brochure (PDF 176kB)

Any amount due from you that is not paid by the due date shown on the account will be treated as being overdue, and:

  • incur an overdue account fee of $5
  • become liable for the payment of interest on the overdue amount calculated from the due date. The rate of interest used is the Commonwealth Bank Overdraft Reference Rate, as set on 1 July each year.

Explanatory notes

Pensioner Rebate is provided by Aurora to eligible Pensioners as a community service obligation which is funded by the State Government.

Goods and Services Tax (GST): prices include GST.

Additional Charges

If a government, regulator or network distributor varies or introduces a fee, charge or tax, Aurora Energy may pass through all or part of this varied or new fee, charge or tax to you. The charges for network related services may include our reasonable costs for arranging such services.

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