Submetering Grants NSW

This program provides funding to NSW businesses to help them improve their submetering coverage.

The grant is no longer available

What do you get?

Grants of up to $20,000.

Who is this for?

NSW businesses that spend a minimum of $200,000 a year on energy bills.


This program aims to help NSW businesses purchase and install new submeters to measure energy performance.

Submeters differ to regular utility meters in that they provide data about equipment performance, which can help businesses save energy.

Funding can be used for:

  • installing and commissioning permanent submeters that are required for measuring energy performance
  • hardware and integration with software needed to monitor energy use.

Check if you can apply

To be eligible, you must:

  • have an Australian business number (ABN)
  • be a business with a submetering project at a NSW site address
  • spend a minimum of $200,000 a year on energy bills at that site.

If the application is for a commercial building:

  • only the base building is eligible
  • the occupancy certificate must have been issued prior to 1 January 2022.

Apply now

Apply for the Submetering Grants NSW

Find out more about your eligibility and how to apply.