Rebates and assistance


Home and business energy incentives

Program name
Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme


The Retailer Energy Efficiency Scheme (REES) can help eligible South Australian households and businesses with a range of special offers, incentives, activities and products to save energy. These are available from energy retailers and their contractors.


  • households and businesses may be able to receive free or discounted energy efficiency activities and products 
    • activities include installing energy efficient lighting
    • installing water efficient shower heads, helping to save water and water heating costs
  • reduce your energy use and save on your energy bills
  • reduce your greenhouse gas emissions

Key eligibility

All South Australian households and businesses may be eligible to participate.

Residents in concession or low income groups could be eligible for a free energy audit.

Other conditions may apply.

Next steps

Check your eligibility and apply at:

Essential Services Commission of South Australia website

Call 1800 633 592 (mobile phones and South Australian residents only) or (08) 8463 4444