What is Life Support?
Life Support equipment is equipment that is needed to ensure the ongoing health and safety of people with certain medical conditions.
If someone at your home requires continuous electricity supply for the use of Life Support equipment, please download and complete the appropriate form and return to Powershop.
If you have any questions please get in touch:
Phone:1800 462 668
Monday-Friday, 8am-7pm AEDT
To return your completed Life Support Registration or Concessions forms to Powershop, please send to:
Fax: 1800 881 158
Post: Powershop Australia
GPO Box 1639
Melbourne, Vic, 3001
What is Sensitive Load?
Sensitive Load differs to Life Support in that:
- A loss of electricity at a site with Sensitive Load will not pose a direct threat to life.
- A Sensitive Load site will not be flagged with your distributor.
- A Sensitive Load site can be disconnected by Powershop or your distributor.
Some examples of a Sensitive Load site include:
- In Victoria, a CPAP machine may be Sensitive Load.
- Home office or business.
- Housing for the elderly.