Department of State Growth

COVID-19 Hospitality Energy Rebate Grant Program

Submissions closed at 12:00PM 29 January 2021 (AEDT).

One-off rebate payments are available to eligible businesses up to a capped amount to assist with energy bills for both gas and electricity for the period of July to September 2020.

Eligible businesses must be able to demonstrate a 30 per cent or more decline in turnover between April and June 2020 compared to the same period in 2019.  

Businesses will be rebated based on 2018-19 annual turnover against the following scale:

  • $50k to $200k          up to $1,000
  • $200k to $500k        up to $2,000
  • $500K to $3m          up to $5,000
  • $3m to $5m             up to $7,500                   
  • $5m to $10m           up to $10,000

Businesses whose energy bills are less than the maximum rebate will receive a reimbursement to the value of the valid electricity and/or gas bill.

For more information see the Business Tasmania website:

Applications close 12 noon Friday, 29 January 2021


Any person requiring further advice or information on the program, or submitting an application, is asked to direct enquiries to: or Business Tasmania on 1800 440 026.

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