Electricity pricing

What's the best electricity price for your business?

Choose a price structure based on your business priorities:

 

Business priority

Pricing option

Description

Lower your current energy price

Blend and extend

For existing Origin customers where your contract price is averaged over an extended term.

Lower your rate in the first year

Smoothed pricing

For new or existing Origin customers to access a smoothed forward price over an extended term.

Access renewable energy

Long-term renewable pricing

For new or existing Origin customers to use renewable energy firmed at an agreed contract rate.

Or send an enquiry and we can call you to assess what best suits your business.

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Default electricity rates

If you prefer not to enter into a fixed-term contract, the following default rates will apply for supply of electricity.

The following electricity rates are in cents per kWh excluding GST and valid from 1 June 2020:

Region Peak Shoulder Off-Peak Flat

NSW/ACT

20.00

20.00

15.00

20.60

Queensland

20.00

 

15.00

19.80

South Australia

25.00

 

15.00

21.80

Victoria

20.00

 

15.00

20.60

The above default rates exclude regulated charges, network charges, metering charges, environmental charges and any other charges payable under your Electricity Supply Agreement. These costs are detailed in your default contract.

NSW

  • Peak: 7 am – 9 am, 5 pm – 8 pm business days. Shoulder, charged at peak rate: 9 am – 5 pm, 8 pm – 10 pm business days
  • Off-peak: all other times, Eastern Standard Time (EST)

SA

  • Peak: 7 am – 9 pm business days
  • Off-peak: all other times EST


VIC and QLD

  • Peak: 7 am– 11 pm Monday to Friday
  • Off-peak: All other times EST

Where you have a basic meter, the peak rate will apply to all of your electricity consumption. 

Other charges

All distribution, network, regulatory and other charges will be charged in addition to the above rates.

 

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