Water saving rebates

Residents in the Rockhampton Region who purchase and install water efficient products can apply to receive rebates under the Residential Rebate Scheme for Water Efficient Products Policy(PDF, 180KB).

Available rebates

  • Washing Machines (WELS rated 4.5 stars)   $100 
  • Shower Roses (WELS rated 3 star)               $25
  • Dual Flush Toilets                                           $50
  • Dishwasher (WELS rated 4.5 stars)               $100
  • Stand-alone tanks                                          $250 maximum
  • Integrated tanks                                             $500 maximum


To be eligible for a rebate, the requirements are:

(a) Be the owner of a residential property in the Region; or

(b) Be the tenant of a residential property in the Region and registered at the address on the Australian electoral roll. Where registration cannot be confirmed, alternative documentation must be provided to verify the tenancy for example drivers licence or utility notice; and

(c) Have purchased and installed eligible water efficient product/s at a residential property in the Region and made a claim within 12 months of the product/s purchase as indicated from the date on the receipt.

A rebate can only be claimed for one of each water efficient product type per applicant; The rebate is for the retrofit of eligible water efficient products in existing residential properties only, with the exception of the purchase of new washing machines.

How to apply