VIC Home Heating and Cooling Upgrades Program

WHAT IS IT?

Victorian residents are eligible to receive a $1,000 rebate upgrade with an energy efficient Daikin reverse cycle air conditioner under Solar Victoria’s Home Heating and Cooling Upgrades program.

HOW DO I KNOW IF I’M ELIGIBLE?

The rebate is available to Victorian residents only and households must confirm they are eligible before purchasing a Daikin reverse cycle air conditioner. Rebates will not be paid retrospectively.

A household that has an annual combined income of less than $90,000; or a household where at least one person (being the owner of the Property or a tenant of the Property) holds a means-tested concession card can apply for the rebate.

*The Eligibility Criteria is published at www.heatingupgrades.vic.gov.au as varied by Solar Victoria from time to time.

WHAT IS THE REBATE?

Eligible applicants can receive up to $1700:
  • $1000 towards the cost of supplying and installing an eligible Daikin reverse cycle air conditioner
  • $500 towards the cost of upgrading the electric switchboard and/or cabling (if an upgrade is required to install the eligible Daikin reverse cycle air conditioner)
  • $200 towards the cost of decommissioning an outdated gas heater (if an existing gas heater is being replaced)
Eligible Daikin Reverse Cycle Air Conditioners
Range Model Number Class
Zena FTXJ-TVMAK(W) 25-35
Alira FTXM-UVMA 20-60
Cora FTXV-UVMA 20-71
Lite FTXF-TVMA 25-35
R32 Super Multi NX MXM-RVMA 50-100
R32 SkyAir - Cassette FCA-CVMA 85-125
FCA-CAVMA 50-85

List of eligible Daikin reverse cycle air conditioners was sourced from: www.heatingupgrades.vic.gov.au

1

Apply for Rebate via the Portal

Applications must be done directly via the Home Heating and Cooling Upgrades Portal. Successful applicants will be issued with a Rebate Token. Go to: www.heatingupgrades.vic.gov.au/apply-upgrade

2

Contact an approved Supplier and get a quotation

Select and contact an approved Supplier under from the Home Heating and Cooling Upgrades Supplier Panel to arrange a property assessment and quotation.

3

Organise and undertake the Installation

If the solution includes an eligible Daikin reverse cycle air conditioner under the program, work with your approved Supplier to plan a day and time for the installation for your new Daikin reverse cycle air conditioner.

IMPORTANT

  • Households must prove that they are eligible under this program with a Rebate Token before purchasing a Daikin reverse cycle air conditioner.
  • Rental properties are eligible under this program. Landlords may apply to upgrade heaters in their rental property to benefit low income renters. Renters will be encouraged to work with their landlords to upgrade heating and cooling on the property.
  • Reverse cycle air conditioners can only be installed by an approved Supplier under the program, and must be licensed by Energy Safe Victoria and the Victorian Building Authority where relevant.

FAQ Sheet

The Home Heating and Cooling Upgrades program for Victorians will provide 250,000 rebates over 4 years to help households install energy efficient electric reverse cycle air conditioners to replace their old gas, electric and wood-fire heater or where there is no heating system. Terms and conditions apply. For full details, go to: www.heatingupgrades.vic.gov.au.

Why choose Daikin?

Experts in Air Conditioning

Experts in Air Conditioning

Specialist Dealer Network

Specialist Dealer Network

Quality After Sales Support

Quality After Sales Support

Sensitive Choice® Approved

Sensitive Choice® Approved

Where to buy Daikin

A Daikin Specialist Dealer will assess, plan and install the right air conditioning solution for you, with creativity and sensitivity to the needs of your family or business.

*All appointed Daikin specialist dealers are independently owned and operated businesses
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