QLD Govt 2018 Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate

Receive a $300 rebate when you purchase a 4-star energy rated air conditioner from 1 Jan 2018.

The Queensland Government has launched the Affordable Energy Plan: making electricity more affordable. The plan, which started on 1st January this year, has committed $300 million of funding to help improve the energy efficiency of homes and small businesses across Queensland. $20 million of that has been allocated to the energy-efficient appliance rebate to help households upgrade to more energy-friendly 4 Star air conditioners, washing machines, and fridges.

Rebates available

To be eligible for the rebate all you have to do is purchase a 4 Star (minimum) air conditioner after 1 Jan 2018 for use in your home and submit an application with proof of purchase. The rebates are as follows:

  • $300 for a 4 Star energy rated air conditioner
  • $250 for a 4 Star energy rated fridge
  • $200 for a 4 Star energy rated washing machine

Styles of air conditioner eligible for the rebate:

  • split system
  • ducted
  • window

4 Star Mitsubishi Electric air conditioners

Mitsubishi Electric offers a range of 4 Star energy rated cool only and reverse cycle split system air conditioner models including:

  • MSZ-GL25
  • MSZ-GL50
  • MSZ-GN25 – cool only
  • MSZ-EF25
  • MSZ-FH25

Additional rebates can be achieved when you purchase a PeakSmart enabled air conditioner. What is PeakSmart air conditioning?

The Affordable Energy Plan rebate scheme will continue until the committed $20 million funds have been exhausted. Find out more about the energy-efficient appliance rebate here –

Applications for refunds will be opening soon, sign up here for Energy Efficient Appliance Rebate to receive notifications as to when they start.

More information on the Affordable Energy Plan.

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