Green Homes Grant for people claiming benefits
The Green Homes Grant is actually a new government scheme obtainable till the end of March 2022.
It is possible to use it to spend for insulation (including cavity wall, under-floor, and loft/roof
insulation) and for low carbon heating (heat pumps and solar thermal systems). Get more data
about Green Homes Grants
When you use half your price range on low carbon heating and insulation measures it is possible to
use the other half for double/triple glazing, upgrading to energy effective doors and heating
controls. You will get complete facts from the government's Green Homes Grant page.
You might also be entitled to assist through the Energy Company Obligation (ECO); a scheme funded
by utility companies. These grants aid low income households in England, Scotland and Wales
replace inefficient boilers or electric heaters. Far more data is below.
Anybody who owns their own home qualifies for any Green Homes Grant provided that they're
carrying out approved measures (insulation and installing low carbon heating). The only exception is
for people who live inside a new construct property which has by no means been occupied.
In case you are in receipt of one on the following benefits your Green Homes Grant can cover 100%
in the cost of work as much as a maximum of £10,000:
Disability Living Allowance
Pension Guarantee Credit
Employment and Support Allowance (income-based or contribution-based)
Jobseeker's Allowance (income-based or contribution-based)
Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit
Personal Independence Payment
Serious Disablement Allowance
Tax Credits (Youngster Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit)
Apply to get a grant
So as to apply for a Green Homes Grant you may need no less than one quote from registered
installer. You can then apply for any voucher