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Water rebates
Subsidies are available for water efficient appliances and rainwater tanks in the Singleton water supply area.

In order to encourage Singleton, Broke and Jerrys Plains residents who are connected to town water supplies to reduce water consumption, subsidies for the purchase of rainwater tanks and installation of dual flush toilets will continue in 2014/15.

To be eligible, the purchases must be made after 1 July 2012, and be installed in a dwelling constructed and occupied before 1 July 2004 (pre BASIX dwellings). In all cases, proof of purchase will be required to be supplied and will be retained by Council.
The following summarises the subsidy schemes in use:

Dual flush toilets
A rebate of $126 on the supply and installation cost of a dual flush toilet (one per dwelling) will be provided to eligible ratepayers.

Dual Flush Toilet Rebate Application Form

Please ensure that the application form along with a receipt from the plumber who installed the dual flush toilet is sent to council. 

Rainwater tanks
A rebate as identified in the table below will be provided to eligible ratepayers (one per dwelling).
Tank Size (Litres) Subsidy
2,000 - 3,999 $100
4,000 - 8,999 $250
9,000 or more $450

Tanks installed in order to comply with BASIX requirements for new developments are not eligible for the rebate.

Click here to access the Rainwater Tank Rebate Application Form.

The NSW Home Saver Rebates program has ended as scheduled 30 June 2011. We will advise of any future rebate programs as they become available.

For further tips and advice go to Water saving tips.  You will also find information on products, video tutorials and competitions at SaveWater.

Singleton Council
PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330
Ph: 02 6578 7290