Australian Capital Territory

Mattress recycling and collection scheme

Program name:
Mattress recycling and collection scheme

The Soft Landing mattress recycling and collection scheme assists residents and businesses in Sydney, Newcastle, Wollongong, Canberra and Queanbeyan, Victoria and Western Australia recycle mattresses.

Heating and cooling system rebates

Program name:
Heating and cooling upgrade

The Heating and cooling upgrade program provides rebates of up to $2000 to ACT residents to upgrade old inefficient appliances to new energy-efficient appliances.

Public events recycling support

Program name:
Public Event Recycling Program

The free Public Event Recycling Program is available to any event held in the Australian Capital Territory, large or small, including school fetes, community fairs, major music festivals and major sporting events.

Wood heater replacement incentive

Program name:
Wood Heater Replacement Program

The Wood Heater Replacement Program provides an incentive for Australian Capital Territory residents to replace wood heaters or open fireplaces with an energy-efficient reverse cycle air-conditioner.

Solar battery storage discount

Program name:
Next Generation Energy Storage Grants

The Next Generation Energy Storage Grants provides Australian Capital Territory households and businesses with a discount to install a battery storage unit with a new or existing rooftop solar PV system.

Solar panel incentive for pensioners

Program name:
Solar for Low Income Households Program

The Solar for Low Income Households Program provides a rebate of up to $2500 to help eligible Australian Capital Territory residents invest in rooftop solar PV panels.

Renewable power incentives

Program name:
Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme

Households and small businesses across Australia that install a small scale renewable energy system (solar, wind or hydro) or eligible hot water system may be able to receive a benefit under the Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme (SRES) to help with the purchase cost.

Plant selector web tool ACT

Program name:
Canberra Plant Selector webtool

The Canberra Plant Selector web tool makes it easier for ACT residents to choose plants that are suited to their local soil and weather conditions.