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Residential Sprinkler Equipment Rebates


New technology is available to help make sprinkler systems more water-efficient. Fort Collins Utilities offers rebates on qualifying equipment, including:

  1. Rain Sensor: wired, $15, wireless, $30
  2. Soil Moisture Sensor: $45
  3. Weather-Based Controller: 50% of purchase price up to $100
  4. Weather Station Add-On: 50% of purchase price up to $100
  5. PRV at Point of Connection: Varies
  6. Flow Sensors: 50% of purchase price up to $100
  7. Master Valves: 50% of purchase price up to $100
  8. High-Efficiency Nozzles: $3 per nozzle, up to 24 units, not to exceed purchase price
  9. Pressure-Reducing Heads: $3 per head, up to 24 units, not to exceed purchase price
  10. Drip Conversion Kit: 50% rebate, not to exceed $50



Equipment must be:

  • New, qualified models
  • Installed at a Fort Collins Utilities residential water service address
  • Purchased between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2019

Get Started

  1. Purchase and install qualified sprinkler equipment according to program rules on the application.
  2. Return completed application (PDF 526KB) and copy of sales receipt(s) to:
    Fort Collins Utilities
    Customer Service Division
    Sprinkler Equipment Rebate
    PO Box 580
    Fort Collins, CO 80522
    Scan and email to cmViYXRlc0BmY2dvdi5jb20=
    2019 applications must be submitted by Jan. 15, 2020

  3. Allow up to eight weeks for bill credit processing.

Tax Information
Payments provided by utilities (including Fort Collins Utilities) to Participants for the purchase or installation of water conservation measures may in some circumstances be considered as (partially) taxable income by the IRS. Participants or their assigns receiving incentive payments totaling $600 or more during a program year and who are not organized as a corporation will receive a 1099-MISC from Fort Collins Utilities in January or February of the subsequent year. Participant, or alternate payment recipient, may wish to consult a tax advisor on this matter.

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Free Sprinkler System Audits

Fort Collins Utilities offers free sprinkler system assessments to residential customers to improve sprinkler system efficiency.