Social Residential Tariff
With the no Δ5-ΗΛ/Β/Φ29/16027/6.8.10 Decision of the Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change as amended by the no Δ5-ΗΛ/Β/Φ29/6713/24.3.11 and Δ5-ΗΛ/Β/Φ1.20/οικ.878/17.1.13 Decisions, the Social Residential Tariff (S.R.T. - Κ.Ο.Τ.) is provided for the protection of the vulnerable social groups of consumers and particularly for persons with low income, families with 3 dependent children, long-term unemployed, disabled people as well as people on life support. With the last Ministerial Decision, the maximum 4-month period consumption limits were further expanded per vulnerable group and the discount is provided to the total 4-month consumption according to the limits defined in each category.
This Tariff is provided by all power suppliers. From PPC website, all beneficiaries can submit their application form in order to be integrated into the Social Residential Tariff, irrespective of the Power Supplier selected; that is, the application form can be submitted by all customers who belong to any Power Supplier not only to PPC. For the beneficiaries, the Social Residential Tariff will be applied from January 1st of each year, after the completion of the application data examination by the competent bodies (Ministry of Finance, OAED).
The applicants who submit their application forms within the time period between October 1st and December 15th and whose application forms are approved, they are entitled to the Social Residential Tariff from the beginning of the next year.
Application forms will be also accepted all year around. In these cases, after the completion of the control by the competent bodies and provided that they fulfill the conditions for the provision of the Social Residential Tariff, it will be applied for the remaining period of the year.