Rebates

Rebates

Water rebates available to householders


To encourage you to adopt water saving strategies, the Government is offering the following rebates:



Rainwater tank rebates


To qualify for the rainwater tank rebate, the rainwater tank must have been purchased after 20 October 2002 and be a new tank with a capacity of 2,000 litres or more.


Rainwater tank size Rebate amount offered by Sydney Water
2000-3999 litres $150 rainwater tank rebate plus $150 if a toilet and/or washing machine are connected to the tank.
4000-6999 litres $400 rainwater tank rebate plus $150 if a toilet and/or washing machine are connected to the tank.
7,000+ litres $500 rainwater tank rebate plus $150 if a toilet and/or washing machine are connected to the rainwater tank.

Important: If you are building a new home and are required to have a water tank on your property under BASIX regulations, you will not be eligible for any water tank rebate.


Washing machine rebate – available until 28 February 2007


If you purchase a new washing machine with a water efficiency rating of 4-star of 5A before February 28, 2007, you are eligible for a washing machine rebate of $150. The rebate offer commenced on 1 March 2006 and will run for 12 months.


Rebate forms and guidelines



Did you know?
Sydney Water is offering a rebate of up to $2,500 to schools who install a rainwater tank.

Sydney Services Area


  • Burwood
  • Killarney Heights
  • Rozelle
  • Chiswick
  • Lindfield West
  • Sylvania
  • Dee Why
  • Mona Vale
  • West Pymble
  • Woolooware
  • Dolls Point
  • Mortlake
  • Wiley Park
  • Bangor
  • Fairlight
  • Paddington
  • Parramatta
  • Normanhurst
  • Beaconsfield
  • Glebe
  • Alfords Point
  • Greenwich
  • Bellevue Hill
  • Potts Point
  • Hornsby
  • Ramsgate
  • Ryde
  • Kingsway West
  • Campsie
  • Bronte
  • Botany
  • Jannali
  • Rodd Point
  • Sutherland
  • Lilyfield
  • Chifley
  • Blenheim Road
  • Huntleys Cove
  • Revesby
  • Dural