Property Assessment Rebate Scheme For Environmental Friendly House Owner

Petaling Jaya City Council (MBPJ) via its strategic Low Carbon Green City of Petaling Jaya framework has also identified low carbon building as one of the contributing elements towards carbon reduction in Petaling Jaya.

The project involves provision of rebate to individual house owner who have carried out variety and sustainable environment practices. The project encourages property owner to retrofit their dwelling and change their behavioural lifestyle in line with low carbon practice. In return, they will obtain some form of monetary reward as an incentive for their good behaviour. This project is a pioneer initiative in Malaysia and has won international recognition – Green Apple Award.

The programme will be continued to further encourage the community  of Petaling Jaya to embrace the environmental friendly and low carbon culture  Besides that, MBPJ will also promote the scheme to ensure that similar approach can be adopted by the whole country which will yield a higher awareness on environmental care amongst Malaysian