THE TWO SCHEMES

Two new schemes for Northern Territory residents that support eligible pensioners, including aged pension recipients, with the cost of living and recognise the valuable contribution seniors continue to make to the Northern Territory.

 

NT CONCESSION SCHEME

A means-tested scheme supporting eligible Territorians with the cost of living.

NT SENIORS RECOGNITION SCHEME

Recognising the valuable contribution senior Territorians make to the Northern Territory. All senior Territorians 65 years or older, are eligible for this scheme

Water & Sewerage

Water and sewerage concessions are for members who own and live permanently in their own home and are legally responsible for paying the water bill at their residential address.

Only one member’s concession will be applied per household.

The NT Concession Scheme member must be the primary account holder (where the member’s name appears on the bill) or an authorised person on the account.

Water

$0.960 per day

$0.955 per kilolitre used

Sewerage

$1.332 per day

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