For more than a decade, Simply Energy has been powering homes and businesses across several states including Victoria, South Australia, New South Wales and Queensland.
Simply Energy offers electricity plans to domestic, business and commercial customers in Victoria, South Australia, Queensland and New South Wales. At the moment, Simply Energy gas plans are available only in Victoria and South Australia.
Simply Energy offers a range of competitive energy plans from individual electricity options to dual fuel services. The tariffs, discounts and terms of each energy package vary depending on which state you live in and energy plan you choose. You may be eligible for a number of attractive discounts off your electricity or gas bills if you opt for e-billing and pay on time via direct debit or automatic payment from your credit card. Most Simply Energy plans have termination fees, so it’s a good idea to check the exact contract duration and specifications of your energy plan before you sign up.
There is a loyalty rebate available with some Simply Energy plans when you sign up for a contract for 12 months. Simply Energy also offers energy plans exclusively tailored to members of its partner organisations such as RACV, Qantas, NRMA, South Sydney Rabbitohs, Village Cinemas and Hawks. These plans generally offer additional benefits such as bonus gifts and vouchers from online retailers.
You can support the renewable energy industry by adding GreenPower to your Simply Energy electricity plan at any time. When you purchase GreenPower, Simply Energy will purchase the equivalent amount of electricity from accredited renewable energy generators such as wind turbines and solar panels and add it to the national electricity grid on your behalf.
There is a range of energy efficiency solutions on offer to help you reduce your household’s impact on the environment and save money including rooftop solar power systems and LED lighting. Simply Energy also offers customers access to its online store where you can purchase energy saving products.
With Simply Energy you can choose between online, automatic or in person payment methods. You can pay your energy bill via direct debit, BPAY or credit card. If you aren’t comfortable with Internet or phone banking, you can mail a cheque to Simply Energy or pay in person at the post office. You can also register online or download the MyPost Digital Mailbox app which will give you a friendly notification when your Simply Energy bill is issued.
If you think paying your energy bill all in one go each quarter is draining your finances, Simply Energy also gives the option to pay in instalments up until the due date of your electricity or gas bill.
You can manage your customer account with Simply Energy completely online and hassle free. With a digital account, you’ll be able to view your bills whenever you like, sign up for a direct debit agreement and even update your details. To create your online account, simply fill in your customer number (shown on the bottom of your bill), surname and postcode - and you’re done!
You may be eligible for a state based energy concession or rebate on your Simply Energy bill. For instance, there is a Medical Cooling Concession available to residents in Queensland and a Life Support Concession for New South Wales residents who meet the eligibility requirements.
If you want to switch to a Simply Energy plan for your household energy needs, there is a quick online application. The process is divided into four easy steps; pick an energy plan, choose a payment option, select your energy type (i.e. gas, electricity or both depending on your area) and confirm when you’re happy with everything. You may also be need to provide additional information if you have solar panels or a feed in meter and if you’re on a Flexible Pricing Tariff.
In just a few minutes, you can arrange to have your energy services transferred to your new home. You will need to call Simply Energy’s relocation team during their call centre hours, or if this is inconvenient you can fill in the online form to request a call back. Ensure that you notify Simply Energy at least three business days before you move out and have details of your new address and meter number handy.
The Mozo communicty has rated Simply Energy products and services on different specifications ranging from pricing and bill clarity to customer satisfaction and green energy.
Want to hear what real customers think of Simply Energy’s products and services? We’ve asked the Mozo community and here’s what they had to say.
I've only left out the energy efficiency (green) section of these answers as neutral as I haven't really been made aware as to what efforts they are taking to be more environmentally friendly. Value for money is absolutely terrific, we have ours bundles with our RACV membership for a discount.
Great customer aervice, no issues with service (outside of general/neighbourhood faults etc) and fantastic discount.
Simply the cheapest I could get with the great concession card holder discounts. I have saved a fortune since signing with Simply Energy and they did better than price match.
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