Funding for Energy-Efficient Appliances

Queensland Businesses: Unlock 50% funding for Energy-Efficient Appliances Purchase and Installation

Businesses between 2-199 employees across the whole of Queensland can access 50% funding up to $12,500 for the purchase and installation of energy efficient appliances (see full details below and via the link).

Your purchase must:

  • Be made on or after 5 October 2023
  • Have been paid in full and you have a receipt for the purchase, or purchase and installation.
  • Be at least 1 of the items in the following list (noting there is no limit to the number of items you purchase, providing the total rebate does not exceed $12,500).

Note: If you spend more than $25,000 on the eligible equipment, you will need to fully cover additional costs, because you will only receive a rebate of up to $12,500.

To qualify for the rebate, your purchase must be from the following list:

  • Energy efficient appliances – 4-star energy rating or better
    • air conditioner
    • clothes dryer
    • clothes washer
    • computer monitor
    • dishwasher
    • heat pump hot water system, if the installation is to replace an electric or gas storage hot water system
    • electric-boosted solar hot water system, if the installation is to replace an electric storage hot water system
    • refrigerator or freezer
    • pool pump
    • television
  • Energy efficient commercial refrigerator or freezer (e.g. walk-in refrigerator, refrigerated display case, refrigerated vending machine)
  • An electronically commutated fan motor, if the installation is to replace another type of fan motor
  • LED lighting
  • A motion sensor, light level sensor or timer for lighting appliance
  • A motor classified in the IE3 or IE4 category under the IEC standard, if the installation is to replace the EI1 or EI2 category under this standard
  • A variable-speed air compressor
  • A variable-speed chiller, if the installation is to replace a fixed-drive chiller
  • A variable-speed drive unit for a pump or fan.

You are not eligible if you purchase equipment that is not on this list, even if it’s energy efficient.

Queensland Business Energy Saving and Transformation Rebates | Business Queensland

Eligible equipment requiring installation must be installed by a licenced contractor (a person who holds a licence under the Electricity Safety Act 2002 and/or the Plumbing and Drainage Act 2018 and/or the Queensland Building and Construction Commission Act 1991 and who is appropriately qualified to install the eligible equipment).



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