Northern Territory

High energy using businesses energy efficiency grants


The Energy Efficient Communities Program – High Energy Using Business Grants provides businesses with grants of up to $25,000 to improve their energy efficiency. Grants may be used for equipment and component improvements, energy audits, feasibility studies and/or energy use and emission monitoring. 

The maximum grant amount is $25,000 and the maximum project period is 18 months. The grant percentage is 50% and you are responsible for the remaining project expenditure.

Australasian recycling label

Program name
Australasian Recycling Label

The Australasian Recycling Label provides Australians with easy-to-understand recycling information when you need it most.  It makes it easier for you to put the right packaging in the right bin. It removes confusion, saves time and reduces waste going to landfill.

Product stewardship grants to reduce waste and increase recycling rates

Program name
National Product Stewardship Investment Fund

The National Product Stewardship Investment Fund provides grants of up to $1 million for projects that will deliver against the fund's two objectives. To accelerate work on new product stewardship schemes and/or improve rates of recycling across new and existing schemes.

Homeowner help with renovations, repairs and maintenance during COVID-19

Program name
Jobs Rescue and Recovery scheme

The Northern Territory Government Jobs Rescue and Recovery scheme helps homeowners, businesses and tradespeople deal with the economic impacts of COVID-19. The scheme will fast-track around 5000 ‘screwdriver-ready’ projects in Northern Territory homes.

Container deposit refund scheme - NT

Program name
Container Deposit Scheme

The Container Deposit Scheme enables people in the Northern Territory to take eligible beverage containers to return points and receive a 10 cent refund for each container. You can choose to keep your refund or donate it to charity.

Water use checking assistance

Program name
Water Use Health Check

The free Water Use Health Check helps Katherine businesses, organisations and government reduce water use and water bills.

Electricity feed-in tariff

Program name
Buyback Rates

Feed-in tariffs pay for excess electricity generated by small-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) or wind power systems.

Water leak checking assistance

Program name
Leak Find and Fix rebate

The Leak Find and Fix rebate helps Katherine households reduce water use and water bills by providing do it yourself advice on how to identify leaks as well as offering a rebate to fix identified leaks..

Water-efficient garden assistance

Program name
Garden Tune Up

The Garden Tune Up program helps Darwin households and businesses reduce water use and water bills by offering assistance of $300 or $500 for an irrigation expert to tune your irrigation system.