Rebates and assistance


Business energy and water-efficiency


The Actsmart Business Energy and Water Program offers eligible ACT businesses rebates to upgrade to more water-efficient and energy-efficient technologies. Rebates up to $5000 are available.

Energy and water efficient technologies include:

  • lighting
  • appliances
  • heating or cooling
  • refrigeration
  • insulation
  • toilets and tapware.


Benefits to businesses include:

  • lower operating costs by reducing water and energy consumption
  • lower greenhouse gas emissions
  • a free onsite energy and water assessment
  • a tailored action plan.


To qualify for rebates of up to $5000 businesses need to:

  • be operating in the ACT
  • have electricity bills of up to $20,000 per year and/or
  • employ a maximum of 10 full-time equivalent staff.

Other conditions may apply.

Next steps

Check your eligibility and apply at the Actsmart website or call 13 22 81.