Whether for the garden or inside the house there are a range of water rebates available for your property. See the table below for a summary and links to the current national and state water rebates. For information on energy rebates click here.
|ACT||Home water efficiency||The Actsmart Home Energy Efficiency Program provides low-income Australian Capital Territory households with a practical approach to help reduce energy and water use and save on energy and water bills.
An energy efficiency officer will visit your home, assess your household’s needs, and provide advice, education and products to reduce your energy and water use. Find out more here.
|NSW||Energy efficient 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 smarter choices when buying new appliances and products. The program provides expert advice and information in over 300 participating stores to help you compare the running costs and environmental performance of the products you're looking to buy. Find out more here.|
|NSW||Energy efficiency and water efficiency improvements and repair service||The WaterFix Service makes it easier for Sydney Water customers to make their homes more water efficient and save on water and energy bills. A licensed Waterfix plumber will audit your plumbing fixtures, repair tap and toilet leaks, install new water efficient showerheads, toilets, tap aerators or flow regulators. Costs vary depending on the work you have done. Find out more here.
|SA||Home energy and water incentives||The Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme can help eligible South Australian residents with a range of special offers and incentives to help make homes more energy and water efficient. These are available from energy providers and their contractors. Find out more here.
|VIC||Energy efficient 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 smarter choices when buying new appliances and products. The program provides expert advice and information in over 400 participating stores to help you compare the running costs and environmental performance of the products you're looking to buy. Find out more here.|
|VIC||Showerhead exchange||The Showerhead Exchange Program can help eligible Victorian households swap old inefficient showerheads for brand new 3-star water- efficient showerheads. Contact your local water corporation. Find out more here.|
|VIC||Home energy and water incentives||The Energy Saver Incentive helps Victorian households save energy, water and money with a range of discounts and special offers on selected energy and water saving products and services. An Energy Saver incentive is available for purchasing a new energy-efficiency appliance or product that replaces an older product or appliance. Eligibility conditions may apply. Find out more here.|
- Commonwealth of Australia (Department of Industry and Science), <i>Your Energy Savings</i>
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