The Victorian Solar Homes solar PV rebate assists eligible households to install solar panels. Not-for-profit community housing providers are also eligible to apply for the rebate on behalf of the tenants..
There is additional assistance offered including no-interest loans to complement the rebate, as well as solar panels for rental properties and solar battery rebates.
The program provides eligible Victorian households with a rebate of up to 50% of the purchase cost to install solar PV panels. The rebate is up to $2225, currently half the value of an average 4kW solar panel system.
reduce electricity bills
reduce greenhouse gas emissions
To be eligible for this incentive, you must:
- they are the owner-occupier of the property
- the owners have a combined household taxable income of less than $180,000 per year
- it is an existing property, valued at under $3 million
- they do not have an existing solar PV system
Other conditions may apply.
Check your eligibility and apply at:
State Government of Victoria website
Email enquiries [at] solar.vic.gov.au
Call 1300 363 744