Residential solar power system prices – May 2017

Residential solar power system prices – May 2017

The tables below show average solar power system prices for May 2017 including complete system purchase and installation and the price per kW for solar electricity generation.

Average solar PV system prices for May 2017

State1.5kW2kW3kW4kW5kW10kW
SA $3,276 $3,618 $4,806 $5,861 $6,870 $13,705
QLD $3,060 $3,313 $3,887 $4,715 $5,153 $13,490
ACT $4,382 $4,485 $5,565 $6,664 $7,805 $13,868
NT $6,527 $7,293 $8,670 $10,518 $12,485 $21,743
TAS $3,732 $4,323 $5,549 $6,842 $7,687 $15,210
VIC $3,429 $3,993 $4,737 $5,506 $6,435 $13,433
NSW $3,077 $3,604 $4,437 $5,326 $6,097 $13,061
WA $2,377 $2,757 $3,518 $4,162 $4,582 $12,490
Average $3,732 $4,173 $5,146 $6,199 $7,139 $14,625

Solar PV System Prices per Watt May 2017

All prices in the table below include the federal STC incentive which installers ordinarily include in final system prices. GST is also included.

Location1.5kW2.0kW3.0kW4.0kW5.0kW10kW
Sydney NSW $1.98 $1.73 $1.44 $1.31 $1.20 $1.29
Canberra ACT $2.84 $2.15 $1.78 $1.60 $1.50 $1.37
Darwin NT $4.35 $3.65 $2.87 $2.63 $2.45 $2.23
Melbourne VIC $2.18 $1.95 $1.54 $1.33 $1.25 $1.33
Hobart TAS $2.40 $2.07 $1.81 $1.70 $1.52 $1.50
Adelaide SA $2.14 $1.77 $1.57 $1.43 $1.35 $1.36
Perth WA $1.56 $1.34 $1.16 $1.03 $0.92 $1.24
Brisbane QLD $1.95 $1.60 $1.25 $1.14 $0.99 $1.33
Average $2.15 $1.80 $1.51 $1.36 $1.25 $1.35

The information used in these tables is taken from the SolarChoice.net.au website.

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