The RM40 Electric Bill Rebate Programme is a targeted government assistance program to finance monthly electricity bills of up to RM40 to those who are underprivileged and registered in the e-Kasih system. The program was announced by the Government in 2019 Budget Speech on 2nd November 2018.
This RM40 Electric Bill Rebate Programme is a new programme introduced starting from 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019. This programme replaces the RM20 Electric Bill Rebate Programme which ended in December 2018.
Eligibility for e-Kasih can be made at the Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change (MESTECC) Portal at https://semakanrebat.mestecc.gov.my or by contacting MyGCC at 03-8000 8000. You can also check e-Kasih's eligibility by calling TNB Careline at 1-300-88-5454 or making a direct review at the nearby Kedai Tenaga.
For eligible e-Kasih users without TNB registered accounts, please submit your application as a third-party account by filling in the application form at any of the nearest “Kedai Tenaga”.
If you are not eligible after the review, please refer to the Federal Development Office/Federal Development Department (PPPN/JPP), Implementation Coordination Unit, Prime Minister's Department (ICU JPM) in state level / District Development Unit. Data from e-Kasih is made by survey and registered by PPPN/JPP ICU JPM Offices at state level.
To apply for a RM40 Electric Bill Rebate, please submit the RM40 Rebate Application Form & a copy of the Identity Card as supporting document.