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Our complaints process

Most complaints are resolved within 28 days. Simple disputes can be resolved more quickly, while more complex issues can take a bit longer.

  • 1

    Contact your company

    You must try to resolve your complaint with your company first, or attempt to contact them, before coming to us.

  • 2

    Bring the complaint to us

    If you’ve contacted your company and can’t resolve the issue, we’ll usually refer the complaint to a senior person at your company and ask them to contact you about the complaint.

  • 3

    We investigate your complaint

    If your company can’t resolve the complaint, let us know and we can investigate.

  • 4

    You get an outcome

    We help you and the company reach a resolution or we’ll decide on a fair and reasonable outcome to your complaint.

Need help?

Call us for free on 1800 500 509, weekdays from 8.30 am – 5.00 pm, request a call back or start an online complaint.

I thought my energy company was going to fix the problem quickly

Dina’s* property had a cross-metering issue. She needed EWOV’s help getting the $4,000 refund processed.

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It was frustrating how long my new electricity connection was delayed

The three requests Edet’s* electrician made for a new electricity connection all failed. We investigated what went wrong.

*names have been changed

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Being contacted by two different debt collectors was stressful

Joanne* moved house, kept the same energy company and made payments, but got a $1,600 bill.

*names have been changed

Read Joanne's story