On-farm Energy and Irrigation Audit Program

On-farm Energy and Irrigation Audit Program

The On-farm Energy and Irrigation Audit Program provides a subsidy to assist farmers engage a qualified professional to review their farm energy use, infrastructure and systems, and to identify savings strategies.

Funding is available over three years from 2018/19 until 2020/21 and remains open until the allocation for each financial year is fully committed. Applicants can apply at any time during this period.

Successful applicants receive grant funding at a ratio of 2:1 with minimum subsidies of $1 000 per audit and maximum of $20 000 per annum per applicant.

For eligible expenditure and to find out whether you are an eligible organisation, please click here.