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Tariffs

  • Solar bonus scheme in Queensland is currently 8 cents for surplus power generated with additional moneys offered by electrical retailers on top of this. Check with your current retailer and check the info on the current Queensland bonus scheme link. Read More >>

Gold Coast Solar Panel Finance

QLD Government

The QLD Government's Solar Bonus Scheme!

The Queensland Governments Solar Bonus Scheme pays eligible households and commercial customers for the surplus electricity generated from solar photovoltaic.

To be eligible to receive the Solar Bonus customers must:

  • Purchase and install a new solar PV (photovoltaic) system
  • have solar PV systems with a combined inverter capacity of up to 5 kilowatts
  • submit only one application per eligible premises
  • hold an electricity account with an electricity retailer.
  • consume less than 100 megawatt hours (MWh) of electricity a year
  • generate surplus electricity that is fed into the Queensland electricity grid
  • have an agreement in place with their electricity distributor (Ergon Energy, ENERGEX or Essential Energy) and have appropriate metering installed

PV Photovoltaic

Before agreeing to installation of a solar PV system, check with your electrical distributor about the requirements for connection of the PV system to the electricity network. Ream More >>

Solar Accreditation

Solar PV accreditation is a qualification that demonstrates competence in the installation of solar power systems. To be eligible for government incentives the installer must be accredited.

Consumer Protection

In light of the growing awareness of an issue with incorrectly installed DC circuit breakers on some solar panel systems, the Clean Energy Council has released an Information Sheet