Residential Programs and Rebates

Residential (Single-Family) Rebates
Funding for programs is limited and available on a first-come, first served basis. Please visit http://www.socalwatersmart.com/ or call 1-888-376-3314, for more information. 

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Device/Service Water-Efficient Device Base Rebate
Clothes Washer   High Efficiency (HECW). 
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_hecw.pdf
An additional rebate may also be available from SDG&E.  For more information visit http://www.sdge.com/save-money/
$85
Irrigation Controller Weather Based Irrigation ‘Smart’ Controller (residential properties with less than 1 acre)
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_wbics.pdf
$80
Irrigation Controller Weather Based Irrigation ‘Smart’ Controller (residential properties with 1 acre or more)
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_wbics.pdf
$25/controller station
Irrigation Nozzles Rotating Sprinkler Nozzles (must purchase a minimum quantity of 15 nozzles)
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_nozzles.pdf
$4/nozzle
Rain Barrels Minimum 50-gallon size.  Barrel must be designed for intended purpose of rain capture.  Maximum 4 rain barrels per home.  There is no list of qualifying products, but receipt must contain the words 'rain barrel'.  See the rebate guidelines at:
http://socalwatersmart.com/index.php/qualifyingproducts/rain-barrels
$75/per rain barrel
Soil Moisture Sensor For residential properties with less than 1 acre. This rebate is not available for customers who have received a rebate for an irrigation controller. See the list of qualifying products at http://socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_sms.pdf     $80
Soil Moisture Sensor For residential properties with more than 1 acre. This rebate is not available for customers who have received a rebate for an irrigation controller.  See the list of qualifying products at http://socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_sms.pdf $25/controller station
Toilet High Efficiency Toilet (HET), 1.28 gallons per flush (GPF) or less.
See the list of qualifying products at http://www.socalwatersmart.com/images/PDFs/qualifying_list_het.pdf
$100

Turf Replacement Programs 

Two separate agencies are currently offering turf replacement rebates in San Diego County and Oceanside residents can apply for both.  The two rebates can be combined for areas of a property eligible for the San Diego County Water Authority program.

San Diego County Water Authority
Funding is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Turf area must be visible from the street (i.e., a front or side yard).  Rebate is $1.50/s.f.  Please visit 
http://turfreplacement.watersmartsd.org for more information.

Metropolitan Water District
Funding is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Turf area can be located in front, side or rear yard.  Rebate is $2.00/s.f.  For more information on the Metropolitan Water District rebate visit http://www.socalwatersmart.com/index.php/qualifyingproducts/turfremoval


Free Residential Water Surveys 866-883-1332

A WaterSmart Checkup is a free service designed to help residential customers to identify leaks, inefficiencies and water waste on their property as well as water savings opportunities. An independent, certified water efficiency professional will visit your property and provide site-specific water-saving recommendations. There is no obligation to implement recommendations and no solicitation.  For more information or to schedule an appointment call 866-833-1332 or visit http://watersmartcheckup.org.