Living Green Program

The City of Stirling recognises that small changes can make a big difference to our environment over time and is encouraging residents and schools to start the journey towards more sustainable lifestyles.

The Living Green Program offers a range of incentives, rebates and workshops to help create sustainable homes and cool, green communities. With new programs becoming available throughout the year, please subscribe to the Living Green Newsletter here to stay in the loop.

Grass to native

Grass to natives rebate

Thank you for your interest in the Grass to natives rebate, the program is now fully subscribed, with registrations opening in November 2020. 

Thinking of creating a native, waterwise verge full of wildlife? Rebates up to $500 are available each year to help you achieve your goal.

  • Home sustainability audits

    If you'd like to save money and increase the comfort of your home, a free sustainability audit will help you on your way! Receive expert advice tailored to your needs, and learn to make simple changes to care for the environment by reducing your energy, gas and water usage.

    To register, please click here. 

    • Homeowners and tenants are encouraged to apply
    • The audit will be provided free to Stirling residents on behalf of the City
    •  12 months billing history is needed to assess electricity, gas and water use in your home. Don’t have all of these bills? you can discuss this with the auditor when they contact you
    • After you complete this registration form the auditor will be in touch within one month to assess your eligibility and arrange a convenient time to carry out the audit
    • The auditor will schedule a consultation either face-to-face or via the phone, at a mutually agreed time. *Conditions apply (see registration form)
  • Free tree program

    Thank you for your interest in free trees, the program is now fully subscribed for 2020.

    If you would like to to be notified when registrations open in April 2021, please click here.

    Plant giveaway

    Thank you for your interest in plant giveaway day, the program is now fully subscribed for 2020.

    Please subscribe to the Living Green Newsletter here if you would like to hear when registrations are next available in autumn 2021.

  • Whether your school is beginning the journey towards sustainability or already along the path, the City’s tiered program for schools offers a wide range of incentives, support and funding to keep you moving forward in becoming a sustainable school. To learn more about the program click here.

Switch your thinking

Switch your thinking 

The City has partnered with Switch your thinking to unlock a variety of discounts on energy efficient, waterwise and sustainable products. Think solar panels, batteries, rain tanks, pool blankets, worm farms and more!

To learn more about Switch your thinking and how you can access the rewards and discounts available, click here. 

For information on the Living Green Schools Program, visit the Sustainability at school.