COVID-19 energy relief announcement

Published 4 May 2020 at 10:00 am

Applies to: NT

Northern Territory Business Hardship Package

The Business Hardship Package is available for a period of up to six months form 1 April 2020 to 30 September 2020.

If your business is a customer covered by the electricity pricing order you will then be entitled to an electricity tariff that is no more than 50% of the usual commercial rate.

You can apply if you are a business that meets the following criteria:

  • a legal entity and holds a valid Australian business number (ABN) as at 23 March 2020
  • a Territory enterprise
  • not a government agency, government owned body, statutory corporation, or local government
  • has an annual turnover of no more than $50 million
  • has experienced hardship of more than 30% reduction in turnover

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