The District offers a variety of rebates to its customers.
Lawn - $2.00 per square foot for replacement of existing irrigated lawn with any combination of low water use plants, mulch, artificial turf, or pervious hardscape. Existing high-volume irrigation must be permanently disabled or converted to low volume or subsurface irrigation. District will also consider low water turf blends or low water groundcover if paired with subsurface or rotary small-stream spray irrigation. Rebate cannot be combined with spray irrigation rebate. Turf's Up Form
Spray Irrigation - $0.50 per square foot for replacement of existing high-volume sprinkler system with low-volume irrigation such as drip, micro-spray, or bubbler emitters. Sprinkler valves and heads no longer in use must be removed and capped. Low volume and high-volume irrigation may not be mixed on the same valve. Spray Irrigation Form
Spray to Rotator Nozzle - $10 per nozzle for replacement of existing high-volume overhead sprayers with small stream rotary/rotator nozzles. Existing spray head body must be same manufacturer as new rotator nozzle. Low volume and high-volume irrigation may not be mixed on the same valve. Spray to Rotator Nozzle Form
Weather Based Irrigation Controller - up to $100 per controller for installation of new irrigation controller that utilizes local weather data for setting irrigation schedules. Stand-alone rain sensors not eligible. New controllers must be US EPA WaterSense Certified. Weather Based Irrigation Controller Form
Pool Cover – 50% of cost, maximum of $1,000 per pool every 3 years for purchase and installation of pool cover. Pool Cover Form
Hardscape - $1 per square foot, maximum of $2,500 per account for replacement of impermeable hardscape or pools with permeable, low or no water use material. Hardscape Form
Greywater Irrigation - up to $150 per plumbing fixture for directing water from showers, bathtubs, and washing machines to irrigation, installed to California Universal Plumbing Code (CA UPC) standards. Greywater Irrigation Form
Rainwater Cistern - $0.25 per gallon of cistern, maximum of $750 per account for installation of rainwater collection cisterns. Cisterns must be installed to CA UPC standards, adhere to all building regulations, and may not be connected to a potable water supply. Rainwater Cistern Form
Downspout Diversion - $75 per diversion, maximum of $300 per account for installation of downspout diversion that directs flow to an on-site landscape feature such as rain garden, swale, dry well, dry creek bed, or infiltration basin. Downspout Redirect Form
Pressure Regulator - $50 per regulator, maximum of $100 per account every 5 years. Pressure Regulator Form
Toilet - New toilets must be US EPA WaterSense Certified. Toilet Form
$125 for replacing a higher than 1.6 gallons per flush (gpf) toilet with a lower than 1.28 gpf toilet
$100 for replacing a higher than 1.6 gpf toilet with a 1.28 gpf toilet
$50 for replacing a 1.6 gpf toilet with a lower than 1.28 gpf toilet
$25 for replacing a 1.6 gpf toilet with a 1.28 gpf toilet
Urinal - $75 for replacing any urinal requiring water with a waterless urinal.
Water Monitoring Devices - $50 per device every 5 years. Only users served by master meters are eligible. Water Monitoring Devices Form
To apply submit a completed and signed form to 2 Civic Center Drive, Scotts Valley, CA 95066 or via email.