Calculate my concession changes

Since 1 July 2016, there is a cap on annual service charges for concession holders. Use this calculator to see how this might affect your annual bill.

Who does the concession cap apply to?

This cap applies if you are: 

  • a pensioner or State and Commonwealth concession card holder
  • you currently receive a 50% concession.

What does this concession cap apply to?

This concession cap applies to:

  • water service charges
  • sewerage service charges
  • drainage service charges.

This concession cap does not apply to:

  • water use concessions.

Calculate how the cap affects your service charges

You will need your current water bill to calculate how the cap affects your service charges.

The information you will need to enter into the calculator is circled below. Not all concessions may apply to you, so simply fill in the information that is on your bill.

 Example of where to find the service charges listed on your water bill