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Ever wondered how amazing it would be if your energy bill could actually pay for itself? Sounds too good to be true, doesn’t it? It’s not—thanks to Solar Mates Program! It’s free to apply and could dramatically change how you think about your energy bills.

What other incentives are on offer?

The 0% finance Program is a game-changer in the solar industry. Designed to break down the financial barriers to solar adoption, this innovative approach allows you to leverage your current solar bill to pay for your brand-new solar system. This means zero upfront costs and immediate savings from day one!

Curious about the 0% finance program and solar rebates you could be eligible for? Click here to find out and start saving on your solar journey today.

How Does It Work? Navigating your solar journey has never been easier with Solar Mate!


  1. Solar Rebates: See what government rebates are available for you. Don’t worry; checking for rebates is fast, free, and included in your application. You could be eligible for up to $5,000 in rebates depending on your state!
  2. Pick the Solar System You Want: Browse through a variety of options and choose the solar system that best suits your needs and lifestyle.
  3. Use Your Current Solar Bill as Leverage: What you’re currently spending on your energy bills will now go towards paying off your new solar system.
  4. Select From Our Huge Range of Local Solar Installers: Choose from our comprehensive database of certified, local installers to ensure a quality, hassle-free installation.
  5. Switch to Solar: Once you’ve made your choice, have your new solar system installed and start enjoying the benefits immediately.
  6. Watch the Savings Roll In: Your new solar panels start generating free electricity from the get-go, and your previous solar bill helps cover the system payments.
  7. Own Your System: Over time, the system pays for itself, and you’ll enjoy virtually free electricity for the years ahead!

See If You Qualify

Click the link to to see if you qualify and find out what rebates are available in your area.

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You will start to see the savings instantly! Enjoy clean, green renewable energy for your home!

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In addition to these rebates, some states and territories in Australia may offer additional incentives such as grants or interest-free loans to support the adoption of solar power systems.
These incentives can help reduce the upfront costs associated with installing Solar panels, making it more affordable for homeowners and businesses to switch to renewable energy. Additionally, some local councils may offer rebates or discounts on Solar power systems, further encouraging the uptake of Solar energy. By taking advantage of these incentives, individuals and businesses...
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State-based rebates: Some states offer additional rebates or incentives for installing solar panels. For example, the New South Wales government offers the Solar for Low Income Households Program, which provides no-interest loans for low-income households to install solar panels.
Additionally, some states offer rebates for Solar panel installations through their renewable energy programs. These rebates can help offset the upfront costs of installing Solar panels and make renewable energy more accessible to residents. It is important for homeowners to research and take advantage of any state-based rebates or incentives to maximize the financial benefits...
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The availability and level of solar rebates in Australia can vary depending on the state or territory. It is recommended to check with local government websites or speak with a solar installer to determine the specific rebates available in your area. Additionally, the federal government periodically reviews and adjusts the level of STCs, so it is important to stay informed about any changes that may affect the rebate amounts.
Some common Solar rebates and incentives in Australia include: 1. Small-scale Technology Certificates (STCs): These are created when eligible Solar panels, Solar water heaters, or heat pump systems are installed. The number of STCs you receive depends on factors such as the size of the system and your location. STCs can be traded for a...
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It is important to note that solar rebates and incentives may vary between states and territories in Australia. It is recommended to check with local government authorities or solar installers to get the most up-to-date information on available rebates in specific regions.
Some common types of Solar rebates and incentives in Australia include: 1. Small-scale Technology Certificates (STCs): These certificates are a form of financial incentive for installing Solar panels and other eligible renewable energy systems. The number of STCs you receive is based on the size and location of your system, and they can be traded...
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In addition to the federal government rebate, some state and territory governments also offer their own solar rebates and incentives. These can vary in terms of eligibility criteria, rebate amounts, and application processes. It is recommended to check with your local government or relevant authorities to see if there are any additional rebates or incentives available in your area.
Some states and territories may offer additional incentives such as feed-in tariffs, interest-free loans, or grants for installing Solar panels. These incentives can help offset the cost of installing a Solar system and make it more affordable for homeowners and businesses. It is important to research and understand the available rebates and incentives in your...
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How to get started?

Click the link on this page to start your solar journey. Complete the form to see if you qualify!

Does it cost anything to apply?

Hello Solar is a completely free service designed to help Australians switch to solar energy without any upfront costs. We guide you through the application process, assist you in claiming available government rebates, and match you with certified local installers—all at no charge to you.

How long does it take?

Get your solar system installed quickly, often in as little as one week, and start enjoying free energy immediately!

How much rebate am I eligible for?

Our interactive form will give you all the information on available rebates. Your installer will also be able to answer any questions.

Meet our Team

Peter Wright

Peter Wright has dedicated her career to championing renewable energy solutions. With a Master’s degree in Environmental Engineering and over a decade of experience in the energy sector, Peter co-founded Solar Mate with the vision of making solar energy accessible to all Australians. Under her leadership, Hello Solar has grown into a national initiative, eliminating the financial barriers that often discourage homeowners from making the switch to solar. He has been featured in several green energy publications and has spoken at numerous conferences on the subject of renewable energy adoption.


A logistics guru with a sharp eye for detail, Steve Johnson oversees all operational aspects at Solar Mate. With a background in both mechanical engineering and business administration, Robert ensures that the company runs like a well-oiled machine—matching homeowners with certified installers, facilitating government rebates, and constantly improving operational efficiency. His commitment to customer satisfaction is reflected in the company’s high success rate and favourable reviews.

Brandon House

Brandon House is the driving force behind Hello Solar’s renowned customer service. With a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and a minor in Psychology, Brandon knows what customers want and how to deliver it. He has developed innovative tools that simplify the application process and make it easier than ever for homeowners to switch to solar. Brandon is also responsible for building and maintaining relationships with local certified installers, ensuring that every Solar Mates customer receives top-notch service from start to finish.

We are here to help!

Solar Mate is not just about providing you with solar solutions; we’re committed to offering exceptional customer service throughout your journey to renewable energy. From the moment you apply, our team is here to guide you, answer your questions, and ensure a smooth installation process with certified local installers. It’s hassle-free solar transition, backed by customer service you can count on.

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Changing to solar is now easier than ever

Switching to solar has never been easier or more affordable! With Solar Mate, you can go green with 0% finance, tap into generous government rebates, and start saving on your energy bills from day one. Don’t wait; transform your home into a renewable energy powerhouse today!

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Hello Solar has helped over 100,000 Australians over the past 10 years


The average solar rebate available for homeowners

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