Sweetwater Authority offers customers a wide variety of rebates, grants and resources to help customers use water efficiently and save money. Click the tabs below to learn about available rebates, then scroll for additional resources.

  1. Plumbing Rebates
  2. Landscaping Rebates
  3. Other Rebates
  • Premium High Efficiency Toilets Rebate: (1.1 gal per flush or less) Up to $40 each for residential and commercial. Urinals rebates are $200 each.
  • High Efficiency Clothes Washer Rebate: Must meet CEE Tier 1 standards for eligibility, $85 available rebate. Check with SDG&E to see if additional rebate amounts are offered in conjunction with your SoCal WaterSmart rebate.
  • Pressure Reducing Valve (PRV) (PDF): Sweetwater Authority is offering an incentive of up to $75 for the repair/replacement or install on PRVs. Please see rebate form for details and restrictions.

Grant Programs

Savings Through Efficiency Program (STEP) 

STEP grant funds are available to institutional, industrial or commercial customers for equipment retrofits or innovative projects or devices which maximize the efficient use of potable water for approved uses. More information is available on the STEP grant application (PDF).  

Water Efficiency Education Program (WEEP)

The WEEP grant funds educational displays, programs, projects or instructional media that teaches the importance of using water efficiently. More information is available on the WEEP grant application (PDF).

WaterSmart Checkup

Authority customers are eligible for a free WaterSmart Checkup, a water use audit for homes and businesses. Checkups include a leak check at the customer’s meter, a review of landscape irrigation controller settings, and suggestions for more water efficient indoor appliances where appropriate. 

Commercial Customers

Are you a commercial customer or a business owner? Learn more about 
rebates for commercial customers including savings on plumbing fixtures, landscape irrigation devices, food equipment, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment, and medical and dental equipment.

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