Submission to the Investigation into the maximum prices of distribution services and retail tariffs on mainland Tasmania

Selina Claxton 2002, Research library, Submissions, Utilities

The high cost of electricity in Tasmania for residential customers has long been an issue of concern for organisations such as Anglicare. Electricity bills are a key cause of financial difficulties for low-income families. The absence of a full concession for the poorest members of the community restricts their access to this essential utility and their difficulties must be considered in any deliberations around pricing.

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November 2002
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