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Sustainable Home Advice Program

Home energy advice consultant

Keen to reduce your energy use at home but not sure where to start? ACT residents can contact the Actsmart Sustainable Home Advice line for general information on how to reduce the cost of their electricity bills. Energy experts can also help compare the running costs of domestic appliances, and provide simple tips to save energy.

What can I do?

  • Contact our energy expert by phone or email
  • Attend one of our FREE workshops for more guidance- currently being run online
  • Book in a FREE home energy assessment with our energy expert - currently available by voice or virtual phone call. In-home assessments available depending on situation.

How do I access these FREE services?

All you have to do is call 1300 141 777 to speak with an experienced energy expert on how you can take steps to reduce your energy use. You can also email

The Actsmart Sustainable Home Advice line is available weekdays 9 am to 5 pm (excluding public holidays).


Any personal information you provide will be treated in accordance with the Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate (EPSDD) Information Privacy Policy and the Territory Privacy Principles.  Information about the privacy policy and principles, including how to access any personal data that we hold, is available from the
EPSDD website.

After talking to the experts, I had a blower door test done on my house. I've now fixed many leaks, have the heater on a lot less and am saving quite a bit of money.

Canberra resident

Are you renting? 

Visit our Renters’ Home Energy Assessments page.

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