Water and sewerage concession

The 2019/2020 water and sewerage concession provides a discount of up to 50% off water and sewerage charges up to an annual maximum of $328.90.

Customers who are billed for a single service, for example, water only, will receive up to 50% off water charges up to a maximum of $164.45. Maximum concessions are increased each year in line with inflation.


You must hold at least one of the following concession cards:

  • Pensioner Concession Card
  • Health Care Card
  • Department of Veterans Affairs Gold Card

Holders of a Health Care Card for Child Disability and Foster Care issued in the name of the child are not eligible. Holders of Veterans Affairs Pensioner cards with dependents are not eligible to apply.

How to apply

To register to have concessions automatically deducted from your bill, complete our online form or contact Central Highlands Water on 1800 061 514.

Learn more at the Department of Human Services website.