Current Fees and Charges
The fees and charges provided below are the most frequently assessed by AmeriGas (“Company”), but other fees and charges may apply depending on the services rendered*. Please contact 1-800-AmeriGas for specific questions and updated amount information. THE FEES AND CHARGES LISTED BELOW ARE NOT GOVERNMENT IMPOSED, NOR IS ANY PORTION OF THEM PAID TO ANY GOVERNMENT AGENCY. COMPANY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE ITS FEES AND CHARGES AT ANY TIME AND WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.
Early Termination Fee - For customers with Leased Equipment, you have received certain benefits from the Company in exchange for your service commitment. In the event that you terminate propane service with the Company prior to the end of the Initial Term, the Company will charge you an Early Termination Fee. The Early Termination Fee is $149.99.
Fuel Recovery Fee - This fee, which is assessed on propane deliveries, helps to offset the significant expense incurred by the Company in fueling its fleet of motor vehicles. This fee fluctuates on a monthly basis as the Company’s cost of fuel fluctuates. The fee as of the date of this Notice is $9.99.
HazMat & Safety Compliance Fee - This fee, which is assessed on propane deliveries, helps to offset the costs the Company incurs to comply with federal, state and local government regulations, such as those relating to hazardous materials, homeland security, emergency preparedness, workplace safety and related administrative costs. It is also used to fund, in part, among other things, employee safety training, inspections, cylinder re-qualification, and environmental compliance. The fee as of the date of this Notice is $13.99 per delivery.
Leak Check Charge - This charge is applied when the Company performs a leak check to verify that the propane system does not have a leak. This test is required by law under certain circumstances, which may include: when new piping is installed, if the gas has been turned off for any reason, if there has been an interruption of gas service, or if a leak in the system is suspected. Please contact 1-800-AmeriGas for specifics on when a leak check is required and the current charge.
Meter Fee - This fee applies if your propane usage is measured by a Company owned meter. The fee also helps to offset the cost of the meter, meter reading and related administrative costs. This fee also helps to offset the costs otherwise covered by the HazMat & Safety Compliance Fee (as described above), which is not charged to metered customers. The fee as of the date of this Notice is $11.99 per month.
Paper Invoice Fee - This fee applies if you choose to receive paper invoices from Company. This fee is $2.99 per invoice. You may avoid this fee by enrolling in paperless billing in your MyAmeriGas account.
Tank Pickup Fee - Upon termination of service, Company will remove any Company-owned tank on your property. The charge for removal of standard above-ground tanks is $199.99. The charges for removal of underground Company-owned tanks are described in Section 14 of the AmeriGas Terms and Conditions.
Reconnect Charge - If your tank is locked off by the Company due to nonpayment, this charge will be assessed to remove the lock, perform a leak check and put your propane system back into service. The fee as of the date of this Notice is $79.99.
Returned Check Fee - This fee is intended to cover the deposit return fee assessed by financial institutions and related administrative expenses associated with the return of a customer check for insufficient funds. The Returned Check Fee is $33.00.
Service Dispatch Charge - This applies when a service technician is requested to perform diagnostic or other service work on Customer-Owned Equipment. The Service Dispatch Charge as of the date of this Notice is $99.99. This charge will not be credited toward service work performed and additional charges may be assessed depending upon the nature of the service work required.
Emergency Delivery Fee - This applies when a customer enrolled in the Will Call delivery option requests a delivery within one (1) day. This fee is $300.00.
Tank Rent - You agree to pay tank rent ("Tank Rent") once per year while the Leased Equipment is installed at your residence. The amount of Tank Rent can vary depending on, among other things, the size of the tank, the location of the residence, and your annual usage. Tank Rent may be increased on an annual basis due to inflation or other factors. For certain Customers who entered into prior minimum use arrangements with Company, Tank Rent is waived if they meet certain minimum propane use requirements. For these Customers, Tank Rent is waived if the Customer purchases two (2) times the water capacity of the tank within the prior twelve (12) months of the Customer’s contract year. Please contact 1-800-AmeriGas if you have questions about the Tank Rent that is applicable to you.
Will Call Convenience Fee - This applies to customers enrolled in the Will Call delivery option and is charged for each Will Call delivery that is not ordered online. Eligible customers may avoid this fee by switching to Automatic delivery or placing an order online using your MyAmeriGas account. The fee as of the date of this Notice is $8.99 per delivery.
Minimum Delivery Fee – This fee may be charged for a requested Will Call delivery that is less than 100 gallons and may vary based upon geographic location and tank size.
*The fees listed above may vary depending upon the state in which you live. Please consult your agreement with AmeriGas for specifics about the fees that apply to you or call us at 1-800-AmeriGas.
PAYMENT TERMS AND LATE FEES.
If you have received credit terms from Company, you will be billed after propane is delivered or services are rendered, unless you have enrolled in a budget payment program. You agree to pay the invoiced amount on or before the due date indicated on the invoice. If you dispute an invoice, you must contact 1-800-AmeriGas within thirty (30) days of receipt. If you fail to timely pay all amounts owed to Company, Company may, unless prohibited by law, add a monthly late charge of 1.5% of the average daily balance until paid or a late charge of $36.00, whichever is greater. If you fail to make a payment on your outstanding amount owed, Company may, after providing written notice to you, suspend service and/or place a lock on Leased Equipment. If Company places a lock on Leased Equipment, all amounts outstanding (including the applicable Reconnect Charge) must be paid in full before service will be restored. Company may at any time require you to pay for propane deliveries or services in advance, to post a cash deposit, or to provide other forms of credit enhancement. Company may apply any amounts it holds from you, whether a security deposit or otherwise, at any time in whole or in part against the outstanding balance. Maryland Customers: If all of the outstanding amount owed is not received within 15 days after it is due, you will pay a late charge of the greater of $5.00 per month or 10% per month for the part of the outstanding amount that is late for no more than three months, or you will pay up to 1.5% per month of the payment amount that is past due.
AmeriGuard** - This is an optional program where an eligible AmeriGas customer receives a fixed price for a fixed period of time during which the customer is placed on a convenient monthly payment plan. The current fee is $119.00 annually.
AmeriLock** - This is an optional program where an eligible AmeriGas customer receives a fixed price for the term of the AmeriLock contract. The current fee is $119.00 annually.
Pre-Buy** - This is a program that enables an eligible AmeriGas customer to lock-in the propane price in advance for the customer's projected winter/annual usage.
** Programs and fees are subject to change. Certain restrictions and enrollment requirements apply. Please contact 1-800-AmeriGas for more information.
Last Updated January, 17th, 2024