1. Switching can save you money
There can be big differences between the cheapest and most expensive energy plans—often hundreds of dollars over a year. So it’s definitely worth shopping around to see whether you can save money.
Energy Made Easy makes it easy by:
- showing all the plans in your area
- estimating an annual bill for each plan, and
- letting you compare up to three plans at the same time.
2. It’s simple
Energy Made Easy makes it simple by explaining things like:
- discounts and fees, and
- terms and conditions.
3. It’s quick
It only takes a few steps to see different plans you can choose.
Keep a few bills handy. They tell us how much energy you use. We can then work out what different plans will cost you.
If you don’t have any recent energy bills, that’s okay too—we can still estimate how much electricity you use. For more information, see our How does your electricity usage compare? page.
4. We’re independent
Energy Made Easy is a free, government website. The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) looks after it. We’re not paid by any energy companies, so it’s:
- accurate, and
5. You’re protected
Whenever you switch plans, there are rules to make sure you get clear and accurate information. If you change your mind, you can get out of the plan within 10 business days without any cost.