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Rebate Programs

Micro-Irrigation Rebates

Micro Irrigation Rebate Rules

IMPORTANT: A pre-site inspection is required prior to starting your project. Projects already started are disqualified. Retroactive rebates are not available.

Residential Customers
  • City of San Diego Public Utilities Department residential customers served by an individual water meter may receive up to a $0.30 per square foot rebate in grass replacement areas and in existing flower, shrub and vegetable beds
  • Rebate limit is up to 3,000 square feet and $900 per site, with a minimum conversion of 400 square feet.
Commercial Customers
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  • City of San Diego Public Utilities Department customers served by a commercial, irrigation or multi-family water meter can receive a rebate. This also includes HOAs.
  • You may receive a rebate of up to $0.30 per square foot for converting a qualifying existing overhead spray sprinkler system to low application rate micro-irrigation in grass replacement areas and in existing flower, shrub and vegetable beds.
  • Rebate limit is up to 8,000 square feet and $2,400 per site, with a minimum conversion of 1,000 square feet.

All projects must be completed within 120 days of City-designated start date.

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IMPORTANT: First read through the City of San Diego Micro Irrigation Rebate Guidelines (PDF)

Micro-Irrigation Photos (PDF)

Plant Coverage Worksheet (PDF)