Rebates

Rebate Program

Rebate Applications are available online at www.OC WaterSmart.com, or by clicking here.*

*Customers that have already received a rebate from SoCal (OC) WaterSmart will be ineligible to receive another rebate for the same device (e.g. purchased water-efficient toilet(s) three years ago, may not be eligible to receive a rebate for another toilet(s)).

 

Commercial Customers, please click here for a list of rebates.

 

Indoor Rebates:

High Efficiency Clothes Washers

High Efficiency Clothes Washer - Laundry Room

High Efficiency Clothes Washer – Up to $285 Rebate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

High Efficiency Toilets

High Efficiency Toilet

High Efficiency Toilet – Up to $250 Rebate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outdoor Rebates:

Turf Removal Rebate Program

Turf Removal

Turf Removal Rebate – Up to $3.50/ sq. ft.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pre-inspection is required BEFORE any turf is removed.  Projects underway or already completed DO NOT qualify for a rebate.  Homeowner labor is not reimbursed.   Rebate amounts cannot exceed total project costs. Project costs could include: equipment rental, dump fees, plant material, mulch, decomposed granite, gravel, etc.

MNWD’s residential turf removal program has a project maximum of 1,000 sq. ft. ($3.50/sq. ft.).  If the project exceeds 1,000 sq. ft., the rebate amount will decrease to $2 per sq. ft. of turf removal area.  For example – if the project is 1,500 sq. ft., the total potential rebate could be up to $4,500 ($3.50 x 1,000 sq. ft. = $3,500 + $2 x 500 sq. ft. = $1,000).   Rebate amount will not exceed project costs.

If your project exceeds the 1,000 sq. ft. maximum, Board approval is required prior to the start of the project.  If your project exceeds the maximum, please contact a Conservation Representative at (949) 448-4025 for more information.  Commercial customers, please click here for rebate information.

 

Synthetic Turf (when combined with turf removal)

Synthetic Turf

Synthetic Turf – Up to $1.50 per sq. ft.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please note, synthetic turf product is measure by face-weight or ounces per sq. ft., which can range from 42 ounces per sq. ft. to 96 ounces per sq. ft. When comparing competitive bids, please verify that you are comparing products with same face-weights. Product must be made in the USA and lead free, or meet California Proposition 65 lead requirements, in order to be eligible for rebates.

The Lead Free certificate or document stating the product meets California Proposition 65 Lead Requirements, proof of product made in the USA, and all receipts with proof of payment will need to be provided to the MNWD Representative at the time of post inspection.

Synthetic Turf rebates for residential customers have a maximum of 1,000 sq. ft.  If your project exceeds the 1,000 sq. ft. maximum, Board approval is required prior to the start of the project.  If your project exceeds the maximum, please contact a Conservation Representative at (949) 448-4025 for more information.  Commercial customers, please click here for rebate information.

 

Synthetic Turf Only

artificial rolled green grass, isolated on white

Synthetic Turf – Up to $1.50 per sq. ft.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please note, synthetic turf product is measure by face-weight or ounces per sq. ft., which can range from 42 ounces per sq. ft. to 96 ounces per sq. ft.  When comparing competitive bids, please verify that you are comparing products with same face-weights.  Product must be made in the USA and lead free, or meet CA Prop. 65 lead requirements, in order to be eligible for rebates.

The Lead Free certificate or document stating the product meets California Proposition 65 Lead Requirements, proof of product made in the USA, and all receipts with proof of payment will need to be provided to the MNWD Representative at the time of post inspection.

Synthetic Turf rebates for residential customers has a maximum of 1,000 sq. ft.  If your project exceeds the 1,000 sq. ft. maximum, Board approval is required prior to the start of the project.  If your project exceeds the maximum, please contact a Conservation Representative at (949) 448-4025 for more information.  Commercial customers, please click here for rebate information.

Customers who are replacing old synthetic turf with new synthetic turf, are not eligible to receive a synthetic turf rebate.

 

Weather Based Irrigation Controller

Weather Based Irrigation Controller

Weather-Based Irrigation Controller – Up to $380 per controller, or $35 per station, depends on size of irrigated area. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rotating Spray Nozzles

Rotating Spray Nozzle

Rotating Spray Nozzle – Up to $8 per nozzle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drip Irrigation

Drip Irrigation System

Drip Irrigation Kit Rebate – Up to $0.20/sq. ft.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drip irrigation kits are available through Hydro-Scape Irrigation & Landscape Supplies.  Click here for more information about the rebate, list of eligible products, approved suppliers, terms and conditions, fact sheets, and how-to videos.

 

Rain Barrel

Rain Barrel

Rain Barrel – Up to $75 per barrel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Soil Moisture Sensor

Soil Moisture Sensor - 2

Soil Moisture Sensor – Rebates start at $80 or $35 per irrigation controller station for large residential sites

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Guidelines

Rebate program guidelines and rules, including water saving devices, are subject to change.  Rebates will be issued as a check, and amounts are subject to the maximum rates under the program, but in no instance will the rebate amount exceed the cost of the device purchased excluding sales tax, shipping and installation.  Applicant must be current account holder or current property owner and reside at the property to be eligible for an MNWD Rebate.

If applicant does not pay a water bill to Moulton Niguel Water District, then they must provide a copy of their tax bill or grant deed to show ownership of the property.  Funding is limited and submitting a rebate application does not guarantee that customers will receive a rebate.

Rebates will be issued on a first-come, first-serve basis until funding is exhausted.  But in no case to exceed the cost of the device(s) excluding sales tax, shipping and installation.  Applicant must be current account holder or current property owner and reside at the property to be eligible for an MNWD Rebate.  If applicant does not pay a water bill to Moulton Niguel Water District, then they must provide a copy of their tax bill or grant deed to show ownership of the property.