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Solar for rentals

It’s a win-win.  

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Man holding yellow cardboard sun and woman holding solar panels

Both landlords and renters benefit with a solar panel rebate of up to $1,850 for a rental property, plus the option for an interest-free loan.*

Increase the value and appeal of your rental, tackle climate change and be part of Victoria’s transition to a renewable energy future. 

Landlords can save up to $1,850 on a solar panel rebate for a rental property. To further reduce costs, landlords can also apply for an interest-free loan of up to $1,850 with the option for tenant co-contribution.*

*Eligibility criteria apply

Ready to learn more? Find out more about solar rebates for rental properties (including eligibility criteria).  

For information about the Solar Homes Program in languages other than English, please visit Solar Homes information in community languages. For further assistance, please call the National Translating and Interpreting Service on 131 450.

A win-win for landlords and tenants

“I look at it as [improving the] capital value of the property. Also, it’s a good marketing point for the tenant in that they will have [lower] power bills. It’s a good investment." 

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Reviewed 03 March 2021

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