Next Business Energy operates a Hardship Program to support our customers through difficult times. Our Hardship Program is designed to assist customers who have the intention but not the capacity to pay energy bills. The entry criteria, benefits and program features are summarised in this document.
The Program is a positive alternative to the standard collection process designed to assist customers experiencing hardship. We have a dedicated hardship team who will ensure that you are assisted in managing accounts of those experiencing hardship.
To enter the Hardship Program, and remain on the Program, you must meet the following three criteria:
If you are unsure if you meet the above criteria, please contact our staff a call on 1300 466 398. They will assist you understand your eligibility.
The benefits of the program include:
If you have any questions about this notice or would like to participate in the Hardship Program, please don’t hesitate to contact our helpful and friendly Hardship Team on 1300 466 398 who are available between the hours of 9:00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.