Residential Solar PV Price Index: April 2015

Average solar system prices have risen across Australia for the first time in a year with the highest increase centered in Melbourne and Hobart and Sydney also had a smaller increase. The average system size being installed dropped.

Average system prices April 2015
State1.5kW2kW3kW4kW5kW10kW
SA $3,475 $3,937 $5,204 $6,480 $7,530 $14,622
QLD $3,188 $4,015 $5,297 $6,457 $7,574 $14,822
ACT $3,402 $3,961 $5,532 $6,575 $7,556 $13,058
TAS $3,859 $4,586 $6,244 $7,519 $9,069 $16,094
VIC $3,792 $4,436 $5,726 $7,018 $8,463 $15,392
NSW $3,272 $3,942 $5,243 $6,196 $7,743 $13,997
WA $3,030 $3,606 $4,591 $5,834 $6,866 $13,120
All $3,431 $4,069 $5,407 $6,595 $7,829 $14,443
Average solar PV system prices per Watt April 2015
Location1.5kW2.0kW3.0kW4.0kW5.0kW10kW
Sydney NSW $2.16 $1.95 $1.75 $1.54 $1.56 $1.39
Canberra ACT $2.23 $1.95 $1.82 $1.62 $1.60 $1.48
Melbourne VIC $2.55 $2.22 $1.89 $1.75 $1.68 $1.52
Hobart TAS $2.57 $2.28 $2.07 $1.88 $1.81 $1.59
Adelaide SA $2.32 $1.96 $1.73 $1.60 $1.49 $1.45
Perth WA $2.02 $1.80 $1.53 $1.46 $1.34 $1.31
Brisbane QLD $2.09 $1.97 $1.76 $1.63 $1.50 $1.46
Average $2.28 $2.02 $1.79 $1.64 $1.55 $1.43
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