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Solar Communities Program

The Solar Communities Program provided support to community groups in specified areas for small-scale renewable energy and energy storage projects.

The grant is no longer available

Application detail:

This program is no longer accepting applications. We’re supporting current projects until completion.

What you get?

This program provided grants of $2500 to $12,500 to install small-scale solar energy systems.

Who is this for?

Community organisations in listed regions.

Need help?

  • Let us answer your question via phone, email or webchat. And if we can't help, we'll put you in touch with someone who can.

  • Monday – Friday, 8am – 8pm across Australia

Key documents

Solar communities – Grant opportunity guidelines