Power bill arrears reach five-year high as prices soar

Adrian Rollins
Updated November 30 2023 - 6:23pm, first published 1:20pm

The proportion of households behind on their energy bills has reached a five-year high, adding to signs that the financial pressure on families from high living costs and interest rates is increasing.

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Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins


Adrian Rollins is economics correspondent for the Canberra Times