Community Sustainable

Community Sustainable

Fostering an environmentally sustainable community

Overview

Community Sustainable is a stream of the Community Investment Program which supports houses, units1 and businesses2 in Randwick to implement energy and water saving initiatives.

As part of Community Sustainable, properties in Randwick can receive up to $2,000 in 'sustainability rebates' for purchasing rooftop solar, rainwater tanks, pool pumps, insulation, or one or more of the other ‘sustainable products’ listed below.

Who can apply?

Houses, units1 and businesses2 located within the Randwick Local Government Area are eligible to apply for sustainability rebates.

To be eligible to recieve a sustainability rebate, your sustainable product must be installed after 11 November 2020.

Which sustainability rebates are available?

The following sustainability rebates are available. Click the ‘fact sheet’ links to find the eligibility criteria and rebate amounts of each sustainable product.

Visit our Sustainable Products page for more information.

What is the application process?

1. Submit an Eligibility Form.

Once you have a quote (which meets the eligibility criteria in the fact sheets above), submit an Eligibility Form and attach a recent electricity bill, a pre-installation photo (if applicable) and a copy of the quote. To be eligible to receive a sustainability rebate, your sustainable product must be installed after 11 November 2020.

2. Purchase your Sustainable Product.

If your Eligibility Form is approved by Council, you can then purchase your sustainable product for your property in Randwick.

3. Submit a Proof of Purchase Form.

Once your sustainable product has been purchased, submit the Proof of Purchase form and attach a post-installation photo (if applicable) and a copy of the invoice from your sustainable product provider.

4. Receive your Sustainability Rebate

If your Proof of Purchase form is approved by Council, you will receive your sustainability rebate via electronic bank transfer.

Visit our Application Process page for more information.


Apply Now

Ready to apply for you Sustainability Rebate? Click the button below to begin.

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Webinar: Save Big on Energy & Bills with Rebates

Join this free webinar to find out which rebates are available, how they will reduce your energy and water bills, and how to apply for them today! Webinars are scheduled for 6:30 PM on the 17th and 23rth of March. Use the links below to book.

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Australian Energy Foundation

You can request an obligation free quote from the Australian Energy Foundation's carefully vetted suppliers for solar, batteries, insulation, lighting, heat pumps and more. Click the button below to request a quote.

Need some extra advice about solar or energy saving? The Australian Energy Foundation are offering free 20-minute energy consultations to Randwick City Council residents via phone, to help you with energy advice on a wide range of topics, including solar, insulation, hot water systems and more. To book your free consultation, click the button below or call the AEF on 1300 236 855.

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Further Information

If you have an enquiry about Sustainability Rebates, click the button below and a Council Sustainability officer will call you back at your preferred time.

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See our Community Sustainable Guidelines for a full copy of terms and conditions.

For other program enquiries please email sustainability@randwick.nsw.gov.au.

1 Units refers to all types of multi-unit dwellings such as apartments and townhouses.
2 Applies to businesses which use less than 275 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity per day only.
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