ECO Grants are now available towards installing loft insulation and cavity wall Insulation to make homes more energy efficient, slashing energy bills by up to 50% a year.
The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) was introduced in January 2013 to reduce the UK's energy consumption and support people living in or at risk of fuel poverty. It does this by funding energy efficiency improvements for households and is worth around £1.3 billion every year.
If you act fast you can still claim your free non-repayable Government-backed Insulation Grant to cover all or most of the cost.
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In order to qualify for non-repayable Insulation Grant, property must be owned or privately rented (council and housing association properties does not qualify for funding). There are two main types of Insulation Grants:
Under this scheme grants are available for Loft and Cavity wall insulation to households in specified areas where incomes are generally lower. If your property is in the specified postcode, you should qualify for a 100% grant.
Government has produced a list of qualifying postcode areas; please proceed with our online application form to check whether you live in one of them.
Upto 100% grants are available for loft and cavity wall insulation under CSCO regardless of benefits received and your income.
Even if you are not living in the qualifying postcode area , you may still qualify for upto 90% Insulation Grant, qualification under this category is subject to a free no obligation survey of your property. Click here to find out if you qualify for grant under this category.
|Measures||Savings||Cost with Partial Grant|
|Cavity Wall Insulation||upto £250 a year||Free|
|Loft Insulation||upto £250 a year||£199|
Follow our three step process below to apply for Loft and Cavity Wall Insulation Grant.
The Insulation Grants are allocated to installation companies across the UK, home owners and private tenants can approach these approved installers who will then complete the necessary paperwork to claim loft insulation, cavity wall insulation or boiler replacement grant.
We have established a network of CIGA, BBA and NIA accredited insulation installers across the country, all our installers have access to the Grants under the ECO scheme for loft and cavity wall insulation. Find out if you qualify for free insulation here.