Rebates and discounts for energy efficiency and solar

If you have been considering making your home more energy efficient, now is a great time.

Examples of energy efficiency activities you may be able to claim rebates for:

  • replacing your old heater with a split system air conditioner
  • replacing your old hot water system with an efficient solar or heat pump hot water system
  • upgrading your lights to LEDs
  • draught proofing products
  • buying an energy efficient fridge, dishwasher, washing machine or clothes dryer
  • installing solar panels or batteries
  • replacing old windows with double glazed windows

With so many rebates and discounts, you could make some big improvements to your home that will result in lower energy and a more comfortable home for many years to come.

Solar homes program

You can only access one of these programs.

Solar panels rebate

For both owner/occupiers and rental owners, a rebate of $1,400 may apply. Optional additional $1,400 interest-free loan.

Find out more about solar rebates

Solar hot water / heat pump

Receive up to 50% rebate (max $1,000) on installation of a new solar hot water or heat pump hot water system.

Find out more about solar hot water

Victorian energy upgrades

The Victorian government provides rebates and discounts on energy-efficient products.

Eligible products include: fridges, freezers, double glazed windows, clothes dryers, hot water systems, pool pumps, showerheads, weather proofing strips, TVs, lighting, water efficiency, space heating and cooling, chimney dampers and vent covers.