Tariffs

IUtilities follow the residential electricity consumption charges as set by the WA State Government. These prices were set to increase on 1 July 2012. The increases relate to costs for the upkeep and maintainance of the WA electricity distribution system. The tariffs below are the same as Synergy, who supply the WA residential market.

For more information please view the Public Utilities Office website at www.finance.wa.gov.au.

Residential

Standard household tariff rates for any non-business dwelling in metropolitan WA.

Standard Home Plan (A1)

Tariff Charges Effective Date:
1 July 2012
Effective Date:
1 September 2013
A1 Supply Charge
(cents per day)
32.2582
33.5485
Electricity Charge
(cents per unit)
24.8866
25.9052
The above electricity charge includes carbon tax, which has been set by Synergy as 2.3683c/kWh. The electricity charge without carbon tax would be 22.6316c/kWh. For more information on the carbon tax please refer to our FAQ or Contact Us.

 

Business

In WA all entities that are under the 50,000kWh/pa threshold are subject to the standard Synergy tariff pricing structure. The tariffs are available on the Synergy website, with a selection of the relevant tariffs presented below:

Synergy Business Plan (L1)

For small business users under 50,000kWh/pa (~$8000pa).

Tariff Charges Effective Date:
1 July 2012

Effective Date:
1 September 2013

L1 Supply Charge
(cents per day)
39.4251
41.0021
Electricity Charge
cents per unit for:

First 1650 units per day 28.1662
29.3160
More than 1650 units per day 23.3807
26.6844
The above electricity charge includes carbon tax, which has been set by Synergy as 2.3683c/kWh.

Synergy Business Plan Fifty (L3)

For small businesses who use more than 50,00kWh/pa

Tariff Charges Effective Date:
1 July 2012

Effective Date:
1 September 2013

Supply Charge
(cents per day)
49.9964
49.9964
Electricity Charge
cents per unit for:

First 1650 units per day 35.1416
35.2200
More than 1650 units per day 32.0206
32.0206
The above electricity charge includes carbon tax, which has been set by Synergy as 2.3683c/kWh. 

Synergy Business Time of Use Fifty (R3)

Plan for businesses who use more than 30% off peak and more than 137 units per day (on average).

Tariff Charges Effective Date:
1 July 2012
Effective Date:
1 September 2013
R3 Supply Charge
($ per day)
2.3227
2.3890
Electricity Charge
cents per unit for:

Peak Rate (cents per unit)
43.0344
44.1956
Off Peak Rate (cents per unit)
14.8875
15.2450
The above electricity charge includes carbon tax, which has been set by Synergy as 2.3683c/kWh. 

Fees

(no change in 2013)

Account Establishment Fee $33.80
Reconnection Fee $31.10
Special Meter Reading Fee $19.60
Meter Testing $156.55
Administration Charges $33.80