Case studies: Trouble paying a bill

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A customer begins receiving ‘Dear Occupier’ letters and has his electricity disconnected (November 2017)

Energy disconnection and water restriction, Trouble paying a bill, Delayed and catch-up bills
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Many house guests and mental illness lead to financial hardship and water restriction (April 2017)

Energy disconnection and water restriction, Trouble paying a bill, High bills
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Family violence and financial hardship leads to disconnection (March 2017)

Energy disconnection and water restriction, Trouble paying a bill
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An incorrect multiplier leads to a $7,000 catch-up bill (December 2016)

Trouble paying a bill, Billing mistakes, Delayed and catch-up bills, Meters, poles, wires and pipes
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$20,000 owing in debt and disconnected twice (November 2016)

Energy disconnection and water restriction, Trouble paying a bill