Having started as AlintaGas in Western Australia in 1995, Alinta Energy has come a long way today as a provider of multiple energy related products in the country. With nine power stations in Australia and New Zealand, Alinta Energy manages fuel sources and transportation, while maintaining competitive prices through their wholesale market operations.
While Alinta Energy has its presence in Victoria, South Australia as well as Western Australia, it provides electricity only in the first two states. If you are looking for electricity plans and packages for your home or business in VIC or SA, you may be eligible to apply to Alinta Energy.
Alinta Energy provides individual electricity plans as well as dual fuel packages for your home with special deals such as discount offers for paying on time. One of the advantages of having an electricity account with Alinta Energy is that it offers plans with no lock in period or exit fees.
Alinta Energy provides solar solutions to customers in South Australia and Victoria. If you are looking for solar power in these states, you can apply to Alinta for your energy needs.
You can choose from a number of options to pay your Alinta Energy electricity bill. You can make a payment using your credit card, set-up a direct debit account or use BPAY. If you prefer the traditional payment methods of mailing a cheque or going to the Australian Post to pay up in person, you can do that as well.
You will generally receive your Alinta Energy electricity bill approximately once every three months.
One of the key feature with Alinta Energy is that its plans come with no lock in period or exit fees. This gives you a fair amount of flexibility in case you need to make changes to your account.
Your electricity bill can vary significantly for different reasons and seasons and it’s a good idea to keep a track of your usage and spending. That’s why a digital hub like Alinta’s MyAccount lets you conveniently keep a tab on your account information, pay your bills and upgrade your energy plan online.
If you are finding it challenging to pay your electricity bills because of hardship, you may be eligible for a relief payment if you have an eligible concession. To apply for the financial assistance, you need to go through a financial counsellor, who will assess the difficulty before your application can be submitted.
The process to switch your electricity account with Alinta Energy is quite simple and straightforward. You simply call customer care at Alinta and request for a switch from your existing provider. There would be certain specific eligibility criteria for different areas.
If you already have an electricity account with Alinta Energy, and are moving home, you can simply call an energy consultant at Alinta to get your account transferred. The shift will of course be subject to certain conditions, such as, Alinta Energy must be available in the area where you are moving. You can call Alinta Energy from Monday to Friday (8 am to 7 pm) and on Saturday (9 am to 4 pm) to ask for the change.
The Mozo communicty has rated Alinta Energy products and services on different specifications ranging from pricing and bill clarity to customer satisfaction and green energy.
The Mozo community has rated Alinta Energy’s products and services on different specifications ranging from pricing and bill clarity to customer satisfaction and green energy.
We had a power outage at one phase of the house, called our electrician for an expert opinion. He checked everything, and we realised the fault is outside the house and with the provider. We followed the appropriate instructions. Interestingly Alinta Energy takes no responsibility, believes this is purely Energex's issue, and we should directly deal with Energex. If we are paying our bills to Alinta, we need at least an element of cooperation and some responsibility. If we want to keep calling around, I do not understand what is the role of Alinta. Let's deal directly with Energex then and cut the middle man out! The customer service is also very poor, I asked to talk to the supervisor, after 50 minutes of phone discussion I could not communicate with him and he did not understand what the issue was. Just asked me to call Energex as Alinta has nothing to do with it (they jst send the bill and collect the money without accepting any responsibility!).
They said their prices were lower and that the discount will make it even lower. IT DID NOT. Also I have solar panels and I know someone else with them that gets a great credit for them. I do not. More expensive than with my previous provider.
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