COVID-19 has deeply affected the Victorian community in unprecedented ways. With a significant number of job losses and most of the population staying at home in compliance with public health orders, the need for Victorians to stay connected to essential services like energy is more important than ever.
The financial impacts of COVID19 have only started to show, and we expect these to worsen as various government stimulus measures are potentially rolled back.
In our submission, we have included both data and case studies to show just how important staying connected to essential services is during this difficult time.
While the Victorian Government has taken some positive steps to assist Victorian consumers during the COVID-19 emergency, there has also been areas where there is potential for reforms and improvement.
Read our Submission here (PDF) or below:200810 PAEC Submission FINAL_corrected (1)