At the moment there are numerous rebates available, but trying to understand them and then claim them is proving a difficult proposition. There is also the problem of awareness, in that a lot of people are purchasing Solar Hot Water or Heat Pump systems, and not claiming any rebates because they simply didn't know about them.
A fairly new website has been created to answer all your questions in relation to rebates within Australia, both federal rebates and state rebates. click on the following link: The main features include:
An innovative Rebate Calculator - simply put in your postcode, answer a few questions and it tells you how much you could be eligible to claim.
Links to all Federal and State application forms and their sets of guidelines.
Summaries of key eligibility criteria for each rebate.
A product selection guide and information about Solar, Heat Pump and 5 star gas products.
These Government Rebates are valuable. Anyone wishing to install an environmental system should look to do so now, while the rebates last.