Electricity Plan Fees Compared

Plan Fees Electricity plans often come with a variety of fees – from credit card fees, reconnection and disconnection fees and late payment fees. The table below provides a summary of fees for households for each retailer in each state. To see the fees that apply for a specific plan in each electricity network please click on the retailer in the table below to take you to their detailed plan listing where you can access the Basic Plan Information including these fees.

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Electricity Fees by retailer in New South Wales (Sydney – Ausgrid network)

Retailer (link to plans)Reconnection FeeDisconnection FeeCredit Card FeePremium Credit Card FeeOver the Counter FeePaper Bill FeeLate Payment FeeDishonored Direct Debit Payment FeeDishonored Cheque Payment Fee
1st Energy$12.24$12.24$7.50$15.00
AGL$12.24$12.240.45%$12.73$2.30$6.50
Alinta Energy$120.69$166.55
amaysim$12.24$171.890.60%0.60%$12.00
Amber Electric$12.24$12.241.00%$16.00$11.00
Click Energy$12.24$171.890.60%$12.00
Commander$55.00$55.002.89%$11.00$27.50
CovaU$12.24$171.890.82%$15.00$9.50$9.50
DC Power Co
Diamond Energy$12.24$12.240.60%$15.00$10.00$20.00
Discover Energy$12.24$12.241.00%$9.50
Dodo$55.00$55.002.89%$9.50
Elysian Energy$15.00$15.000.40%$2.50
Energy Australia$12.24$12.240.36%1.50%$11.45
Energy Locals$12.24$12.241.00%$16.00$11.00
Enova Energy$12.24$12.240.60%$2.00$15.00
Future X Power$12.24$12.24$7.50$15.00
GloBird Energy$22.00$22.00
Kogan Energy$12.24$12.240.00%
Momentum Energy$12.24$166.55
Origin Energy$12.24$12.240.72%$12.00
OVO Energy$12.24$12.24
Pooled Energy$12.24$12.240.45%$12.24$2.30
Powerclub$57.61$57.610.70%
Powerdirect$12.24$12.240.45%$12.73$2.30$6.50
Powershop$11.96
QEnergy$14.85
ReAmped Energy$11.961.00%$12.00$11.00
Red Energy$12.24$12.24
Simply Energy$11.13$11.130.60%
Sumo0.70%$2.75

Electricity Fees by retailer in Queensland (Brisbane – Energex network)

Retailer (link to plans)Reconnection FeeDisconnection FeeCredit Card FeePremium Credit Card FeeOver the Counter FeePaper Bill FeeLate Payment FeeDishonored Direct Debit Payment FeeDishonored Cheque Payment Fee
1st Energy$11.58$11.58$7.50$15.00
AGL$11.58$11.580.45%$2.00$1.75$12.73$2.30$6.50
Alinta Energy$53.05
amaysim$11.58$10.010.60%0.60%$12.00
Amber Electric$11.58$11.581.00%$16.00$11.00
Click Energy$11.58$10.800.60%$12.00
DC Power Co
Diamond Energy$11.58$11.580.60%$15.00$10.00$20.00
Discover Energy$15.07$26.751.00%$9.50
Dodo$19.00$19.002.89%$2.20$9.50
Elysian Energy$75.00$30.000.40%$2.00$3.00$2.50
Energy Australia$11.580.36%1.50%$12.00
Energy Locals$53.05$11.581.00%$2.00$16.00$11.00
Future X Power$11.58$11.58$7.50$15.00
Kogan Energy0.00%
Locality Planning Energy$50.00$13.201.10%$1.93$14.00$8.80
Origin Energy$11.58$9.230.72%$2.00$1.75$12.00
Powerclub$56.73$24.320.70%$2.50
Powerdirect$11.58$11.580.45%$2.00$1.75$2.30$6.50
Powershop
QEnergy$2.75$14.85
ReAmped Energy$11.58$11.581.00%
Red Energy$11.58
Simply Energy$10.530.60%$1.65

Electricity Fees by retailer in South Australia

Retailer (link to plans)Reconnection FeeDisconnection FeeCredit Card FeePremium Credit Card FeeOver the Counter FeePaper Bill FeeLate Payment FeeDishonored Direct Debit Payment FeeDishonored Cheque Payment Fee
AGL$50.05$50.050.45%$2.00$1.75$12.73$2.30$6.50
Alinta Energy$50.05$50.05
amaysim$50.05$50.050.60%0.60%$12.00
Amber Electric$50.05$50.051.00%$16.00$11.00
Click Energy$46.86$46.860.60%$12.00
Commander$54.00$54.002.89%$11.00$27.50
Dodo$54.00$54.002.89%$2.20$9.50
Elysian Energy$50.00$50.000.40%$2.00$3.00$2.50
Energy Australia$50.05$50.050.36%1.50%$11.45
Energy Locals$50.05$50.051.00%$2.00$14.50$11.00
Future X Power$51.00$50.00$7.50$15.00
Kogan Energy$50.05$50.050.00%
Lumo Energy$33.37$33.37
Momentum Energy$50.05$50.05
Origin Energy$50.05$50.050.72%$2.00$1.75$12.00
Powerclub$50.05$50.050.70%$2.50
Powerdirect$50.50$50.500.45%$2.00$1.75$12.73$2.30$6.50
Powershop$42.13
Red Energy$50.05$50.05
Simply Energy$45.50$45.500.60%$1.65

Electricity Fees by retailer in Victoria (Melbourne – CitiPower network)

Retailer (link to plans)Reconnection FeeDisconnection FeeCredit Card FeePremium Credit Card FeeOver the Counter FeePaper Bill FeeLate Payment FeeDishonored Direct Debit Payment FeeDishonored Cheque Payment Fee
1st Energy$7.50$15.00
AGL$41.79$42.420.45%$2.00$1.75$2.30$6.50
Alinta Energy$41.79$42.42
amaysim$41.79$42.420.60%
Amber Electric$40.72$41.331.00%$16.00
Click Energy$41.79$42.420.60%
Commander$39.00$39.002.89%$2.95$11.00$27.50
CovaU$41.79$42.420.82%$3.00$1.75$9.50$9.50
DC Power Co
Diamond Energy$40.72$41.330.60%$10.00$20.00
Dodo$39.00$39.002.89%$2.20$9.50
Elysian Energy$48.00$48.000.40%$2.00$3.00$2.50$2.50
Energy Australia0.36%1.50%
Energy Locals$41.79$42.421.00%$2.00$11.00
GloBird Energy$22.00$22.00$2.50
Kogan Energy$41.79$42.42
Lumo Energy$27.86$0.00
Momentum Energy$33.43$33.940.53%$9.50
Origin Energy$41.79$42.420.72%$2.00$1.75
Powerclub$11.73$11.730.70%$2.50
Powerdirect$41.79$42.420.45%$2.30$6.50
Powershop$42.420.00%
Red Energy$41.79
Simply Energy0.60%$1.65
Sumo$47.29$47.920.70%$2.00$3.10$2.75$2.75
Tango Energy$40.72$41.330.85%$2.00$7.50$7.50

Electricity Fees by retailer in the Australian Capital Territory (Canberra – Evoenergy network)

Retailer (link to plans)Reconnection FeeDisconnection FeeCredit Card FeePremium Credit Card FeeOver the Counter FeePaper Bill FeeLate Payment FeeDishonored Direct Debit Payment FeeDishonored Cheque Payment Fee
ActewAGL0.45%$15.00$8.00
Amber Electric$86.21$86.211.00%$16.00$11.00
Energy Australia$86.21$86.210.36%1.50%$12.00
Energy Locals$86.21$86.211.00%$2.00$16.00$11.00
Origin Energy$86.21$37.300.72%$2.00$1.75$12.00
Powerclub$86.21$86.210.70%$2.50
Red Energy$86.21$86.21

Electricity Fees by retailer in Tasmania (Hobart – TasNetworks network)

Retailer (link to plans)Reconnection FeeDisconnection FeeCredit Card FeePremium Credit Card FeeOver the Counter FeePaper Bill FeeLate Payment FeeDishonored Direct Debit Payment FeeDishonored Cheque Payment Fee
1st Energy$86.64$86.64$7.50$15.00
Future X Power$86.64$86.64$7.50$15.00

Average Fees shown. Fees are sourced from Basic Plan Information Documents and Energy Fact Sheets. Blank values reflect that a retailer does not publish fee on their fact sheets (for that network). For connection and disconnection charges where the retailer specifically states that they will not be charged, a value of $0 is entered reducing the average fee across a retailers plans.
Disclaimer: We review retailer sites at least weekly to ensure we have a complete set of plans for all retailers serving each electricity network to provide you with the widest choice. However, it is possible that we may not have all of the latest fact sheets for each retailer’s plans. You should always review the Terms and Conditions of any contract taken up with the retailer to ensure you have the latest information.

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