Rebates

Governments across Australia offer a range of rebates and assistance. Select from the options below to find programs you may be eligible for.

Your Energy Savings does not look after these programs. For any enquiries please contact the program owner directly.

 

Showing 38 rebates

Energy

Electric hot water tariff incentive

The Energex Hot Water Rewards scheme provides a rebate of $200 to eligible South East Queensland households that connect an electric hot water system to an economy tariff.

Available: QLD

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible Victorian households, small businesses and community organisations for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV), wind turbine or hydro systems.

Available: VIC

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible Australian Capital Territory households and small-businesses for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV) or wind power systems.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible Queensland households and other small electricity customers for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV) systems.

Available: QLD

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business, School

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible Northern Territory households for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV) systems.

Available: NT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible South Australian households and small businesses for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV) systems.

Available: SA

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible Tasmanian households and small businesses for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV), wind turbine or hydro systems.

Available: TAS

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible Western Australia households, small businesses and community organisations for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV), solar thermal, wind turbine or hydro systems.

Available: WA

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business, School

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Electricity feed-in tariff

The renewable energy feed-in tariff pays eligible New South Wales households for the excess electricity they generate from small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV) systems.

Available: NSW

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Energy and water efficient product information

The Smarter Choice Retail Program makes it easier for all Victorian households to save on energy and water bills by making informed choices when buying new appliances and products.

Available: VIC

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Energy and water efficient product information

The Smarter Choice program makes it easier for all New South Wales households to save on energy and water bills by making informed choices when buying new appliances and products.

Available: NSW

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Energy Rating Label

Each year the Energy Rating Label is found on over 7 million appliances for sale in Australia and New Zealand. The label helps you compare how much electricity an appliance uses. Choosing energy-efficient appliances can help you save money on energy bills as well as reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Available: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business, School

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Energy-efficient air conditioning incentives

The Energex PeakSmart Air-conditioning Program provides South East Queensland households and business with financial incentives of up to $1500 for purchasing and installing up to three PeakSmart-enabled air-conditioners per household or business premises.

Available: QLD

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Waste

Fridge and freezer removal rebate

The ActewAGL Fridge Buyback program rewards Australian Capital Territory households and businesses that have their old fridge or freezer removed. Your fridge or freezer will be collected and recycled for free. ActewAGL electricity account holders will also receive a $30 rebate on their next electricity bill.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Water

Garden watering web tool

The WaterRight Gardens Webtool helps Australian Capital Territory residents work out how much water a garden needs to remain healthy and the best time to water.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Water

Home and garden water assistance

Water Corporation residential and business customers in the Perth metropolitan area and Mandurah can reduce their water use by participating in the H2O Assist program. The program provides a range of water-efficient products that are delivered and installed for a fixed price, saving customers water, time and money.

Available: WA

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Home and garden water rebates

The Living Victoria Water Rebate Program provides assistance to Victorian households and small businesses with the cost of buying water saving products like efficient showerheads, dual flush toilets and tanks.

Available: VIC

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Home appliance rebate and assistance

The Whitegoods Appliance Rebate of $100 is available for eligible Victorian concession card holders to help them buy energy efficient fridges and washing machines. The rebate is available through the No Interest Loan Scheme or the Good Shepherd Buying service.

Available: VIC

For: Home owner, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Home energy and water efficiency

The Outreach Energy and Water Advice Program provides eligible low-income Australian Capital Territory households with a practical approach to help them reduce their energy and water use and save on energy and water bills.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Waste

Home energy assistance

The Energy Efficiency Improvement Scheme can assist Australian Capital Territory households improve their energy efficiency. Currently ActewAGL is the only electricity retailer participating in the scheme. ActewAGL offers to supply and install energy-efficiency products at no upfront cost to households. 

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Home energy efficiency advice

The Home Energy Advice service provides Australian Capital Territory residents with free advice, information and resources to minimise home energy use and reduce energy bills. Home energy efficiency assessments are also available.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Home energy incentives

The Energy Saver Incentive helps Victorian households and businesses save energy with a range of discounts and special offers on selected energy saving products and services including fridges, freezers, heaters and hot water systems.

Available: VIC

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Home energy incentives

South Australian households can reduce their energy usage by participating in the Residential Energy Efficiency Scheme (REES) to receive assistance with installing efficient lighting, showerheads, draught proofing and upgrading to energy-efficient appliances.

Available: SA

For: Home owner, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Home energy self-assessment kit

Australian Capital Territory residents can access a home energy assessment kit from libraries to perform a home energy self-assessment and develop their own home energy action plans.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Home energy self-assessment kit

The Save Power Kits program makes it easier for all New South Wales residents to save on energy and water bills by borrowing a free home energy assessment kit from libraries to perform a home energy self-assessment and develop their own home energy action plan.

Available: NSW

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Travel

LPG gas vehicle conversion

The LPG Vehicle Scheme closed on 30 June 2014. Applicants must have completed LPG conversions or purchased new vehicles fitted with LPG prior to first registration on or before 30 June 2014.

Available: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

For:

Type:

Water

Plant selector

The Sydney Water Plant Selector makes it easier for residents to choose plants that are suited to their local soil and weather conditions. Selecting suitable plants can save water without restricting the choice of garden design.

Available: NSW

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Water

Plant selector

The Canberra Plant Selector makes it easier for Australian Capital Territory residents to choose plants that are suited to their local soil and weather conditions.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Pool pumps, tariff and energy-efficient pump incentives

The Energex Pool Rewards Program provides South East Queensland households $250 to connect a pool pump to an off-peak electricity tariff, or $150 to install an energy-efficient pool pump or aftermarket drive.

Available: QLD

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Rainwater tank calculator

The Sydney Water Rainwater tank calculator makes it easier for residents to decide what tank size will best meet their household’s water needs, and how much household water usage can be replaced by rainwater.

Available: NSW

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Renewable power incentives

Households across Australia that install a small-scale solar (photovoltaic or PV), wind turbine or hydro renewable energy system, or a solar or heat pump hot water system, may be eligible for a benefit under the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme.

Available: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Showerhead exchange

The Showerhead Exchange Program can help Victorian households swap their old showerheads for free 3-star rated water-efficient showerheads, saving water, energy and money.

Available: VIC

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Solar hot water installation rebate

Northern Territory households may be eligible for up to $1,000 with the Solar Hot Water Retrofit Rebate for replacing an electric storage hot water system with a new solar hot water system.

Available: NT

For: Home owner, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Waste

Television and computer recycling

The National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme provides householders and small businesses with access to free recycling services for televisions and computers, printers, keyboards, mice and hard drives.

Available: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter, Business

Type: Apartment, House

Water

Toilet replacement rebate

The Dual-flush Toilet Replacement Program can help Melbourne households save almost half the usual cost of buying and installing a water-efficient dual-flush toilet, saving money and reducing water use.

Available: VIC

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Toilet replacement service

The ToiletSmart program assists eligible Australian Capital Territory pensioner homeowners to replace their single flush toilet or older dual flush toilet with a 4-star water-efficient dual-flush toilet suite. Participants are also eligible for the ToiletSmart Plus options.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy
Water

Water efficiency improvements and repair service

The WaterFix Service makes it easier for Sydney Water customers to make their homes more water efficient. A licensed Waterfix plumber will repair tap and toilet leaks, install new water-efficient showerheads, toilets, tap aerators or flow regulators.

Available: NSW

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House

Energy

Wood heater and fireplace replacement subsidy

The Wood Heater Replacement Program can help Australian Capital Territory residents replace old solid fuel heaters or open fireplaces with a new mains-supplied gas heater. Subsidies  of $800 for ducted gas installations or $600 for flued gas installations are available.

Available: ACT

For: Home owner, Landlord, Renter

Type: Apartment, House