Best Electricity Deals South Australia [Latest 2019 Ranking]

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Retailer Comparison | BY Alan


South Australians have to contend with energy bills that are some of the highest on the planet.

Only Norway and Germany have more expensive electricity prices than the South Australian energy market!

Powershop’s Shopper deal is easily over $300 cheaper than the provider that comes in at number 10!

Check out our list of the top 10 best electricity deals South Australia has based on costs.

Cheapest Electricity Retailers in South Australia

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We know that every home has unique usage, but to give you an estimation of the best rates for energy plans, we use government data. 

Best Electricity Deals South Australia

The calculations below reflect what the annual power bill will be for a four-person home in the SA Power Networks in Adelaide (6019 kWh/year):

RankingRetailerPlanAnnual CostDiscount/Credit
1PowershopAutoPay with Mega Pack$229315% (pay-on-time)
2Alinta EnergyNo Fuss$2330-
3AGL EnergyAGL Essentials Saver$2322$75 (Credit)
4Origin EnergyOrigin Max Saver$234115% (guaranteed discount)
5PowerdirectResidential Discount Saver$242512% (guaranteed discount)
6Red EnergyEasy Saver$244510% (pay-on-time)
7Simply EnergySimply RAA + $50$2476$50 (Credit)
8Lumo EnergyLumo Basic$2499-
9Energy AustraliaTotal Plan$25986% (guaranteed discount)
10Energy LocalsSimple Saver$2610-

Based on our analysis, we’re happy to report a fantastic performance from two of Electricity Monster’s partners – Alinta Energy (Review) and Powershop. 

A four-person home in SA could save over $300 a year if they switched from the most expensive market offer on the top ten list to Powershop’s Shopper plan! 

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Inspecting the Best Electricity Deals SA

Been wondering how Electricity Monster can help your home? Check out some extra details about the top plans we can offer you!

Powershop Shopper Market Offer

Powershop’s AutoPay with Mega Pack offer is also known as the Shopper Market Offer. It is the best electricity deal South Australia currently has! In our Powershop review, we’ve noted how this great plan comes with a decent 15% discount for paying on time. More importantly, the usage and supply rates on which the discount is applied are already notoriously low! 

Alinta Energy No Fuss

The No Fuss plan from Alinta Energy keeps it simple. With no confusing discounts or credits, this plan relies on affordable rates in order to draw a crowd. If you were keen on switching to Alinta Energy, go ahead and give Electricity Monster a call!

Simply RAA Extra

For RAA members, the Simply RAA Extra plan is a highly attractive proposition. With a $260 credit on your electricity bill for every year you complete, Simply Energy (Review) really knows how to reward loyal customers! If you aren’t sure if you can apply for this plan, give Electricity Monster a call!

Cheapest Electricity Deals in SA – Final Verdict

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By all accounts, it seems that Powershop, Alinta Energy and Origin Energy currently have the cheapest electricity deals in South Australia!

Call Electricity Monster today to move onto some of the top energy retailers you have seen in your network!

Our team of expert brokers have got the skills to find you a better deal on your electricity and gas.

Many Australians are sick of high prices and saving money by switching to energy providers with better customer service!

If you’re tired too, pick up the phone and dial 1300 232 848 and get yourself on the best electricity deals South Australia has!

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Disclaimer:

This publication looks at how much a 4-person household pays a year, on average, on plans from retailers in South Australia. By all means, no financial decisions should be made based on data from this publication. Individual usage, circumstances and brands could cause usage figures to vary.

Important points to note are:

  • In brief, we do not guarantee that the information applies to every household in South Australia.
  • Significantly, all dollar figures are including GST.
  • In effect, the comparison is between specific market offers that retailers have in a state.
  • Rates are accurate as of August 26, 2019.
  • Specifically, comparisons are on the peak rates in single rate plans from retailers, plus their daily electricity supply charges.
  • Accordingly, electricity rates used are from the websites of electricity retailers. We have not verified their accuracy.
  • Chiefly, electricity benchmarks used for the average energy usage of households are from the AER website.

Written by Alan

Alan

Alan is an energy journalist, obsessed with getting Australians a fair price in an inflated electricity market. Equipped with a Master’s degree in Economics, his interests revolve around energy economics.