The Potential $3K Power Bill You Might Not See Coming...
There are reports overnight that thousands of people, all over Perth, could be in line for a $3K power bill, due to the state of "their" power pole.
This morning, Pete, Matt and Kymba broke that down and what the potential ramifications could be.
"This isn't a new thing... Western Power are now going 'if it's on your property, it's your responsibility so if there's any damage to it, if it gets termites or it falls, or anything happens, you have to replace it and it's over three thousand dollars,
"If you don't pay for it, we're going to cut your power."
If you're curious as to what determines a "private" power pole, here's the link that Kymba mentions above.