High-Efficiency Toilet (HET) Rebate Program

Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants must receive their water from the City of Forest Grove.
  • Applicants must have a current City of Forest Grove utility billing account in good standing; utility billing accounts in "past due" status will not be eligible for rebates.
  • Applicants must include a copy of the proof-of-purchase receipt from a retailer or plumbing company that specifies the purchase date, purchase price, manufacturer, and model number.
  • Applications must be received within 60 days of the purchase date.
  • Prior to approval, an on-site inspection may be required by a City of Forest Grove Inspector.
  • The installed toilet must be EPA WaterSense certified (1.28 gallons per flush or less) and replace the non-efficient toilet.

Terms of Rebate

  • $75 HET rebate; limit 2 HET rebates per residential household (lifetime), limit 5 HET rebates per multi-family parcel (annually), limit 2 HET rebates per commercial parcel (annually).
  • Eligibility is based on a first-come, first-served basis until all funds are distributed; program may be discontinued at any time without notice.
  • The total rebate per item will not exceed the receipt amount.
  • Rebates will be mailed in the form of a check to the address specified on the rebate application; rebates will not be credited to the utility billing account.
  • As a condition of rebate program, it shall be tenant/property owner's responsibility to properly dispose of the non-compliant fixture.

Checklist

  • Toilet was installed in a single-family residence, multi-family property, or commercial building
  • Applicant is listed on the utility account, or applicant is the owner
  • Proof-of-purchase attached and includes the HET manufacturer, make and model, purchase date
  • Toilet is EPA WaterSense certified HET
  • Utility Billing account is not past due (pay your bill online)
  • Submit completed rebate application and proof of purchase within 60 days of purchase
    • In-person:
      Engineering Office
      1928 Council Street
      Forest Grove, OR 97116
    • By mail:
      City of Forest Grove
      Attn: Engineering
      P.O. Box 326
      Forest Grove, OR 97116
    • By email:
      Email the Engineering Office

Where to Recycle Your Old Toilet

Other Water-Saving Tips

Find more ways to conserve water by visiting the Regional Water Providers Consortium website.

Take advantage of these free water-saving devices available at the Engineering office (while supplies last):

  • Faucet aerators
  • Outdoor watering gauges
  • High-efficiency hose nozzles
  • High-efficiency shower heads

Contact Us

Email the Engineering Office or call 503-992-3228.

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