Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2011
Policy Type:Information and Education>Information provision, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Information and Education, Economic Instruments
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Buildings, Building Type, Non-residential, Buildings, Building Type, Residential, Buildings, Industry, Energy management, Buildings, Existing buildings
Agency:Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Funding:AUD 200 million over five years
Energy Efficiency Description:

The AUD 200 million Community Energy Efficiency Program will provide matched funding through competitive grants to local governing bodies and non-profit community organisations to undertake energy efficiency upgrades to council or community-use buildings, facilities and sites.

The objectives of the Community Energy Efficiency Program are to:

  1. support a range of local councils and community organisations to improve the energy efficiency of different types of non residential council and community use buildings, facilities and lighting; and 
  2. demonstrate and encourage the adoption of improved energy management practices within councils, organisations and the broader community


Related policies:Home Energy Saving Scheme (HESS) , Renewable Energy Bonus Scheme , Local Government Energy Efficiency Program (LGEEP) , Low Income Energy Efficiency Program
This record supersedes:Low Carbon Communities

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