Program benefits

The Program supports and encourages councils in their continuous improvement across the water cycle and the adoption of water sensitive cities principles.

Benefits of the Waterwise Council Program

  • Access to council and community water use data.
  • Free Waterwise education resources for your schools and community.
  • Councils can apply for up to $10,000 in Waterwise Verge funding per year if they promote a waterwise verge policy and offer residents a rebate or incentive scheme. Find out more about our verge funding.
  • Opportunity to participate in liveability projects and trials.
  • Educational presentations for community groups covering waterwise gardening, water conservation and Perth’s water future.
  • Data loggers to assist with leak detection.
  • Invitation to workshops, networking and industry events.
  • Opportunity to showcase their sustainable water management initiatives on our website.  

More information

To get involved in the Waterwise Council Program or for more information please email or call (08) 9420 2572.