Energy and water-efficient product information

Program name: 
Smarter Choice retail program


The Smarter Choice retail program makes it easier for all Victorian households to save on energy and water bills by making smarter choices when buying new appliances and products.

Products covered include clothes dryers, computers, cooling, dishwashers, fridges and freezers, heating, hot water systems, insulation, lighting, TVs, washing machines and whitegoods.


  • use energy and water-efficient appliances to save a significant amount of money on running costs over the lifetime of the product compared to less efficient models
  • help the environment by using less energy and water
  • expert advice and information in over 400 participating stores to help you compare the running costs and environmental performance of the products you're looking to buy
  • information on how to recycle your old appliances and reduce waste


Open to all Victorian households.

Next steps

Find your local retailer at:

State Government of Victoria website