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What are the units on my bill?

Units are different for electricity and gas; you can find more detail on what they mean in Your Bill Explained.

For electricity:

Units are different for each item:

  • Rate type (e.g., Domestic Urban): Kilowatt hours (kWh)
  • Standing charges: Number of days in your billing period
  • PSO levy: Number of months in your billing period

For gas:

Units are different for each item:

  • Rate type (e.g., Biggest Save eBundle): Kilowatt hours (kWh) – the unit for gas
  • Standing charges: Number of days in your billing period
  • Carbon Tax: Kilowatt hours (kWh) – the unit for gas

Tip:

You don’t need to wait for your bill to start paying it. Make extra top-up payments at any time using any payment method you like.

Learn more about top-up payments

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