What is the Utility Relief Grant Scheme?
The Utility Relief Grant Scheme (URGS) is a government program that assists households that are unable to pay their electricity, gas or water bills due to unforeseen financial circumstances.
If you’re eligible for URGS you may be able to receive up to $500 every two years towards your water bill and other utilities if applicable.
Am I eligible?
In addition, you must meet one of the following criteria within the last 12 months to apply;
How to apply
Contact the South East Water Assist team to request an application form, on 9552 3540 (8.00 am-5.00 pm Monday to Friday)