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Irrigation Rebates

Apply for Smart Irrigation Rebate

Example of Residential Irrigation


  • WaterSense-labeled, Wi-Fi-enabled smart irrigation controller
  • WaterSense-labeled spray sprinkler bodies
  • Eden Prairie non-delinquent water/sewer utility account

Rebate Amount

  • Smart irrigation controller and module rebates are 100% of pretax cost, up to $175 each
  • Spray sprinkler bodies are 100% of pretax cost, up to a maximum of $100 per site
  • Funding is limited and available on first-come, first-served basis
  • Rebate appears as credit on applicant’s utility bill; checks only issued for applicants who do not pay utility bills directly to the City

Rebate Guidelines

  • System must follow City’s odd/even, no noon-to-5 p.m. watering requirements
  • City reserves right to evaluate product purchase price to determine amount eligible for rebate
  • Information about grants or rebates from other organizations must be provided
  • City has right to discontinue or amend rebate program at any time

Required Documents

  • Copy of itemized invoice or receipt (not online order confirmation), including make, model and proof of purchase
  • WaterSense documentation and/or label
  • Photo of installed fixture(s) required at time of application (on-site evaluation may be required)

Commercial/Homeowners Association Irrigation System Upgrade or New Install

  • Must include a WaterSense-labeled, Wi-Fi-enabled smart controller
  • Spray sprinkler bodies must be WaterSense-labeled
  • System must be designed by a WaterSense-certified contractor
  • Rebate is 50% of pretax cost, up to $5,000
  • Considered on case-by-case basis
  • Program is not for single-family residential properties
  • Requires City approval prior to installation

Stormwater Reuse Systems

  • Replacement or addition of stormwater reuse system (minimum 750 gallons) to existing irrigation system with WaterSense-approved, Wi-Fi-enabled smart controller
  • Rebate is up to 50% of pretax cost, up to $5,000
  • Considered on case-by-case basis
  • Does not include rain barrels
  • Requires City approval prior to installation

Contact City's Sustainability Coordinator to apply

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