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


  • Dolls Point
  • Mortlake
  • Wiley Park
  • Bangor
  • Fairlight
  • Paddington
  • Parramatta
  • Normanhurst
  • Beaconsfield
  • Glebe
  • Croydon
  • Matraville
  • Warrawee
  • Ultimo
  • Maroubra
  • Cremorne
  • Lane Cove
  • Carss Park
  • St Leonards
  • Kirribilli
  • Mt Kuring-gai
  • Woollahra
  • Dulwich Hill
  • Clontarf
  • Little Bay
  • Taren Point
  • Burwood
  • Killarney Heights
  • Rozelle
  • Zetland