Affordable Warmth Grants Qualification
The Affordable Warmth Scheme offers support to eligible applicants to enable them to reduce the cost of heating their property through the installation of energy efficient measures such as a Free Oil Boiler, Air Sauce Heat Pump, Insulation Measures.
In a bid to reduce UK instances of fuel poverty, the grant scheme is focused initially on vulnerable and low income households. Fuel poverty is defined as a households that is not able to adequately heat their property at an affordable cost. As a guide, fuel poverty is said to occur when more than 15% of a household's income is spent on heating the home to an adequate level. Recent increases in fuel prices has led to a sharp increase of the number of UK home owners in this situation.
If you are a home owner or live in private rented accommodation, and are in receipt of any of the following benefits you will qualify for Affordable Warmth Grant:
- State Pension Guarantee Credit
- Child Tax Credit
- Working Tax Credit
- Income-based Job Seeker's Allowance
- Income Support
- Income-Related Employment Support Allowance
- Universal Credit
If you are in recite of one of the above benefits please complete our online FORM and we will be in touch.