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Key info

  • The heating allowance gives eligible pensioners living in Tasmania $56 per year to help with heating costs.
  • Eligibility is means-tested, and successful applicants do not need to re-apply each year for the allowance.
  • You can apply for a heating allowance online, or complete an application form (PDF, 123KB) and lodge it by email, post or at a service centre.
  • Only one heating allowance payment is allowed per household.
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Please visit the Department of Communities Tasmania for more information on applying for a heating allowance

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