Essential Services

Sep 19

VCOSS submission to the Senate inquiry into the adequacy of Newstart and related payments VCOSS joins the call of economists,


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Jul 3

Response to Essential Services Commission Issues Paper Ensuring energy contracts are clear and fair These proposed reforms come on the


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May 1

Response to draft Orders in Council on the Victorian Default Offer  Joint submission by the Victorian Council of Social Service,


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Apr 24

Response to ESC draft decision on Energy Retail Code changes The Victorian Council of Social Service (VCOSS) welcomes consultation by


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Apr 4

Response to the Essential Services Commission draft advice on the Victorian Default Offer methodology Joint submission by the Victorian Council


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Feb 27

The new Victorian energy fact sheet will replace existing price and product information statements and offer summaries.


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Jan 31

A deliberately confusing and complex electricity market is allowing retailers to charge Victorians more.


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Jan 9

VCOSS welcomes these changes to the feed-in tariff methodology.


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Dec 19

VCOSS response to ACCC discussion paper on electricity supply monitoring


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Dec 11

Response to the Essential Services Commission draft principles and actions for family violence assistance


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Dec 4

VCOSS is concerned the VEU program is under-used by people on low incomes, renters and people with health and disability


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Nov 9

This report estimates 180,000 Victorian households (7.3%) experience persistent payment difficulty.


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Oct 11

VCOSS welcomes 'best offer' notifications on energy bills and billing change notices.


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Apr 3

Is a 'Basic Standing Offer' for power users a good idea?


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Mar 13

VCOSS response to registration guideline for non-licensed electricity providers. In Victoria, most electricity is provided by businesses licensed by the


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