Households & Community

Households & Community

Council held a very popular free energy workshop in March. The workshop was delivered by independent industry experts on topics including saving energy, solar, battery storage, as well as rebates and assistance.

If you’re interested in attending a future free energy workshop please let us know by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Sustainable House Day is held each September, to enable people to get up close to sustainable homes in their neighbourhoods. It’s a great way to find out how different features work, and get some inspiration and ideas for your own house.

Energy prices are rising, so it’s a good time to think about how much energy you consume at home.

The information and links below can help you find new ways to reduce your power use and save money on your electricity bills. There’s also information about government rebates, incentives and support networks that can help.

What can I do to reduce my household energy use?

What government rebates or incentives are available?

Who can I contact if I have a complaint about my electricity bill?

  • The Energy and Water Ombudsman NSW (EWON) provides a free, fair and independent dispute resolution service for all electricity and gas customers in NSW.

Where can I find out more information about installing solar on my roof?