Replacement Boiler Grants

Boiler Grants in Chesterfield

If you're a homeowner in Chesterfield or other parts of Derbyshire, you can elevate your home's energy efficiency. The ECO 4 Boiler Grants scheme is a government-backed initiative that aims to assist low-income families in upgrading their boilers and reducing both their energy bills and carbon footprint.

Key Highlights:

  • Ownership: You must own the property.
  • Boiler Condition: Your existing boiler must be inefficient or faulty.
  • Financial Assistance: You must receive at least one qualifying benefit, such as Income Support or Housing Benefit.

ECO 4 Boiler Grants: Who's Eligible?

Criteria for Eligibility

The ECO 4 Boiler Grants scheme has stringent criteria to ensure that the benefits reach those who genuinely need them:

  1. Ownership: You must be the homeowner.
  2. Boiler Status: Your current boiler should be either broken or inefficient.
  3. Financial Assistance: You must be receiving at least one qualifying benefit.

What's Included in the Grant?

The scheme is not just about replacing your boiler; it's about upgrading to an energy-efficient model. The ECO 4 scheme mandates the following:

  • Condensing Boilers: All new boilers must be energy-efficient condensing types.
  • Advanced Features: Must include a timer, room thermostat, and thermostatic radiator valves (TRVs).
  • System Balancing: Hydraulic balancing of the central heating system is obligatory post-installation.

The Multifaceted Benefits of Upgrading Your Boiler

Why Upgrade?

Switching to an energy-efficient boiler is not just a modernisation move; it comes with a plethora of benefits:

  • Reduced Energy Consumption: Experience a significant drop in energy usage.
  • Financial Savings: Lower monthly energy bills.
  • Eco-Friendly: Contribute to reducing carbon emissions.

Common Queries About Boiler Grants in Chesterfield

Is the Boiler Grant for Everyone?

No, the Boiler Grant under the ECO scheme specifically targets non-condensing boilers and is available only for those on select benefits. Additionally, your property must have an EPC rating of G, F, or E.

What About Pensioners?

Pensioners can benefit from the boiler grant if they receive Pension Credit, guarantee credit, or savings credit. The grant is aimed at non-condensing boilers in properties with specific EPC ratings.

How Soon Can I Benefit from the Grant?

Generally, the process takes 4-6 weeks, provided you meet all the Eligibility criteria.

Take Action: Check Your Eligibility Now

If you're a homeowner in Chesterfield, this is your chance to impact your energy efficiency and savings significantly. Even if you're unsure about your eligibility, take a few minutes to complete our eligibility form. It's a small step that could save you a substantial amount. For more personalised guidance, please ring us at 0333 577 5852.

Do you want to make your home more energy-efficient and save money on your energy bills?

You may be eligible for an ECO 4 Energy Efficiency Grant. The grants can help you cover the cost of various energy efficiency improvements.

Regulated Ofgem and all work carried out through Trustmark installers to guarantee the highest quality.  

To determine eligibility, simply complete our eligibility form.

It only takes a few minutes, and it could save you hundreds or even thousands of pounds.