In response to COVID-19 the Government is acting to support the economy with a $12.1 billion support package.
The Government have a few ways to support people financially who:
- Are self isolating or sick with Covid-19
- Need help with essential costs
- Wage subsidies
You can find out more here.
If you’re not sure what assistance may be available, don’t know who to contact for help, call the free government helpline on:
0800 779 997 (8am–1am, 7 days a week) or on 0800 22 66 57 (9am-5pm, Monday-Friday).
Let us know
If you can't pay your bill due to reasons relating to Covid-19 or the lockdown the best thing to do is get in touch with us and let us know on firstname.lastname@example.org. We understand that this is a stressful time and we don't want you panicking about your power bill.