Pricing and Fees for Your Gas Account

It's important for you to understand the pricing and fees that may apply to your Alinta Energy account.

Important notice:

Gas Tariffs

Coastal [Metropolitan] Region
 
Residential Customers Prices including GST [as at 1 July 2017]
Supply charge 21.29 cents per day
The first 12 units used on average per day 14.70 cents per unit
Over 12 units used on average per day 13.26 cents per unit
 
Business Customers
Prices including GST [as at 1 July 2017] 
Supply charge 18.51 cents per day
The first 100 units used on average per day 13.39 cents per unit
Over 100 units used on average per day
10.73 cents per unit

Albany Pricing
 
Residential & Business Customers Prices including GST [as at 1 July 2017]
Supply charge
22.98 cents per day
Supply charge additional dwellings (residential customers only) 11.48 cents per day
Energy charge 16.71 cents per unit

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Area Pricing
 
Residential Customers Prices including GST [as at 1 July 2017]
Supply charge 47.87 cents per day
Consumption charge 13.64 cents per unit
 
Business Customers Prices including GST [as at 1 July 2017]
Supply charge 47.63 cents per day
Consumption charge 12.15 cents per unit

Gas Account Service Fees
 
Type of fee Prices including GST [as at 1 July 2017]
Account Service Fee (Residential)
Covers some of the costs incurred in servicing our customers
6.92 cents per day
Account Service fee (Small Business)
Covers some of the costs incurred in servicing our customers
20.78 cents per day
Dishonour Fee
Covers the costs incurred when a cheque or direct debit is dishonoured
$22.00
Overdue Notice Fee
Covers the cost of printing and posting overdue notices
$8.50
Meter Testing Fee
Recovers fee charged by ATCO Gas Australia for removing a meter and testing it in a laboratory. This fee is refundable if the meter is found to be faulty
$200.00
Account Establishment Fee
Covers the cost of establishing a new Alinta Energy account
$45.00
Credit Card Payment Fee
A fee that applies to all bills paid by credit card to cover the cost incurred by Alinta Energy when accepting payment by credit card. This fee will appear on the next account after the bill is paid
0.7%
Reconnection Fee
The cost to attend a property to reconnect the gas supply
$42.00
Special Meter Reading Fee
Recovers fee charged by ATCO Gas Australia to attend a property to carry out a special meter reading
$20.00
Booked Meter Read Fee
The costs incurred to attend a property to carry out a meter reading at a specified date and time
$8.00

Gas Connection Works Services Fees
 
Type of Fee Prices including GST [as at 1 July 2017]
Works Cancellation Fee
Recovers the fee charged by ATCO Gas Australia where a customer cancels a request for a new connection
$172.90
Trenching Fee (trench provided)
Installing the first 20 metres of gas service pipes for an established single dwelling is free. This fee recovers the costs charged by ATCO Gas Australia for running of a gas service in excess of 20 metres where a trench has been provided
$24.97 per metre
Trenching Fee (trench not provided)
Installing the first 20 metres of gas service pipes for an established single dwelling is free. This fee recovers the costs charged by ATCO Gas Australia for running of a gas service in excess of 20 metres where no trench has been provided and ATCO Gas Australia provides the trench
$55.88 per metre
Multi Dwelling Connection Fee
A fixed connection fee for connecting a strata titled property
$172.90
Commercial Connection Fee
A fixed connection fee for new commercial connections
$690.00
Meter Removal Fee
A fixed charge for the removal of a gas meter at the request of a customer
$270.00
Regulator Replacement Fee
Recovers fee charged by ATCO Gas Australia for regulator replacements due to pressure upgrade to 2.75kPa
$210.00