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The Small Business Energy Saver program provides a bonus incentive to small businesses to upgrade equipment to increase energy efficiency.
To date, the Victorian Energy Upgrades program has provided support to medium and large businesses. This program specifically caters for Victorian Energy Upgrades to small businesses.
Small businesses must:
This program is not available for agricultural primary producers.
As an accredited provider, your involvement in this program is essential.
For our responses to questions not addressed on this page or in the guidelines and a recording of the Information session, view the Information bulletin.
This program will help you to:
The program will provide a bonus to businesses to upgrade equipment on their premises. This is in addition to the existing Victorian Energy Upgrades discounts due to Victorian Energy Efficiency Certificates created.
Suitable intermediary organisations will be in place to actively engage small business participation and promote the benefits of the program in their geographic or industry sector.
Accredited providers who register
for the program will:
To learn how to calculate the bonus, read the Program Activity Schedule (docx, 35kB) (pdf, 570kB)
Many accredited providers are experts in their field. To be eligible for this program and to receive the upgrade bonus on behalf of a small business, it’s preferable that you are experienced in delivering a variety of upgrades.
The types of eligible Victorian Energy Upgrade activities include:
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Once you have completed the registration process, you can start promoting the program. For details on how to reach out to small businesses in your area, view our information kit.
The Victorian Energy Upgrades program provides households and businesses with a range of discounted energy efficient products and services. Visit Victorian Energy Upgrades.