Energy bills

Energy concession discount offer

Energy concession customers are eligible for the SA Concession Energy Discount Offer (SACEDO) with Origin Energy. Concession customers can choose to take up this offer, which is available in addition to the energy concession.

The SACEDO includes:

  • a guaranteed ongoing 20% off electricity usage and supply charges (Origin will provide customers 90 days' notice of any changes)
  • flexible payment options
  • no late payment, processing, paper bill, credit card or exit fees.

Visit Energy Made Easy for help assessing whether the SACEDO is the best energy plan for your household.

Discount supply charges

Origin electricity usage and supply charges (excluding GST) as at 15 April 2019.

 CurrentSACEDO
Usage for first 10.9589 kWh/day 36.38 cents/kWh 29.10 cents/kWh
Usage for the balance kWh/day 38.84 cents/kWh 31.07 cents/kWh
Supply charge (daily) 82.12 cents 65.70 cents

If you have controlled load the GST-exclusive charges are 19.06 cents per kWh (15.25 cents with SACEDO).

How to apply

The SACEDO is only available to energy concession recipients.

Phone Origin on 1300 791 465 to apply.

What happens next

If you are already an Origin customer, the discount will start as soon as you contact Origin and agree to the plan.

If you are not an Origin customer, Origin will organise a special meter read free of charge (which may take up to 13 business days) and transfer your energy account.

Origin cannot transfer your concession, you must contact ConcessionsSA once you have received your first electricity bill.

Gas

People who take up the SACEDO are also eligible for a discounted gas plan which includes:

  • a guaranteed ongoing 11% off gas usage and supply charges (Origin will provide customers 20 days' notice of any changes)
  • flexible payment options
  • no late payment, processing, paper bill, credit card or exit fees.

Phone Origin on 1300 791 465 if you are a SACEDO customer and want to apply for the discounted gas plan.

Contact

Email

Phone

ConcessionsSA Hotline - 1800 307 758

If you have a hearing or speech impairment - TTY 8226 6789

Interpreting and translating

To arrange an onsite or telephone interpreter, or to have a document translated, please call the Interpreting and Translating Centre (ITC) on 1800 280 203.

Related information

Other websites

Origin Energy

Energy Made Easy


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Page last updated 15 April 2019

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