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Rebates and Services

Water Conservation Rebates and Services

Let South Tahoe Public Utility District help you save water and money. The District offers a range of free services and rebate programs to help you become water smart. Sign into your WaterSmart portal to apply.


  • Toilet – Up to $100 rebate for replacing your pre-1992 toilet with a new 1.28 gallon per flush model.
  • Clothes Washer – Receive up to $200 for installing a new ENERGY STAR labeled clothes washer.
  • Turf Buy Back Program (Water Customers Only) – Rebate of $1.50 per square foot up to $3,000 for residential and $5,000 for non-residential properties to replace turf with water-efficient landscaping. Pre-Conversion site visit required, please read the Terms and Conditions.
  • Irrigation Controller (Water customers only) $100 rebate for updating your irrigation controller to a WaterSense labeled irrigation controller. Tahoe Keys, Lukins and Lakeside Park customers are eligible for a limited time. For more information on Weather-based controllers and Soil Moisture-based Irrigation Controllers click the links.
  • Leak Repair Rebates - Offer up to $750 per customer for a verified water leak repaired by a licensed contractor, excavator or plumber. W-9 form and rebate application to be completed and emailed to conservewater@stpud.us.
  • Tahoe Keys customers eligible for Turf Replacement Incentive Rebate, Terms and Conditions. Program expires December 31, 2025 or while grant funds last


For more information or to schedule a consultation, contact 530-543-6235 or conservewater@stpud.us