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Green Living Rebates

Green Living Rebates

The City of Holdfast Bay is now offering rebates on several products that assist our community to live a greener, healthier lifestyle.

Consider electrifying your home and creating a healthier future by upgrading to energy-efficient electrical appliances and signing up for clean renewable energy. This will lead to cheaper energy costs and create new jobs.

While funds last, households and businesses can receive one rebate per financial year on one of the items below.

Modern Cloth Nappy Starter Packs for just $50

Did you know that 1.5 billion disposable nappies are in Australian landfills yearly? That's a lot of single-use plastic! To celebrate Plastic Free July and play our part, we’re offering residents the chance to buy modern cloth nappy starter packs, worth over $200, for just $50. Each pack contains six modern cloth nappies and four reusable flannel cloths. They can be purchased at the Brighton Civic Centre, 24 Jetty Road Brighton open Monday-Friday, 8.30am - 5pm. Just bring proof of address such as a driver's licence or a utility bill.

Rebates available

Product Rebate
Cargo bike - electric $300
Cargo bike - non-electric $200
E-bike/electric bicycle $200
Electric vehicle charger* 50% up to $200
Switching gas appliances to electric* 50% up to $200
Double glazing - more than one window $300
Double glazing - one window $100
Housing insulation $150
Cool roof: switch from dark to light roof* $150
Purchase of rainwater tank* 50% up to $100
Plumbing for rainwater tank $150
Modern cloth nappies & reusable menstrual items 50% up to $50
Worm farm, compost bin, live worms or bokashi bin 50% up to $40
Nest boxes for native animals 50% up to $40
Indigenous plants (purchased from indigenous plant supplier) 50% up to $40
Native bee hotel 50% up to $40

Terms and Conditions

  • Your business or household must be in the City of Holdfast Bay.
  • While funds last, households and businesses can only receive one rebate per financial year on just one of the items in the list above.
  • The item for which you are claiming a rebate must have been purchased in the same financial year in which you are claiming the rebate. For example, an item bought in 2021 will not be eligible for a rebate now.
  • Your proof of purchase must be a receipt or a tax invoice, not a quote.
  • You must provide an Electrical Certificate of Compliance for all electrical appliances installed by an electrician. Claims for these items will be ineligible without one.
  • If applying for a rebate for a cool roof, an electric appliance, an EV charger, or plumbing for rainwater tank installation; before and after photographic evidence must be provided.

How to claim your rebates

To claim your rebate simply fill in the form below and upload proof of item purchase (receipt) and residency (rates notice or driver's license).

*If applying for a rebate for a cool roof, an electric appliance, an EV charger, or plumbing for rainwater tank installation; before and after photographic evidence must be provided.

An electrical certificate of compliance for electrical appliances must also be uploaded. This should be supplied by your electrician within 30 days of finishing the installation of your new appliance.

If your rebate meets the criteria and is approved you will receive a pre-paid credit card.

Form

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