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We are proud to offer free first-time gas central heating systems to households in Hampshire through the ECO scheme. If you currently have no heating system or a system without a boiler and no more than one radiator, you may qualify for this grant.
To be eligible for the grant, someone living at the property must receive one or more qualifying state benefits, such as Child Benefits or Universal Credit. Exceptions may apply under the ECO Flex rules found on the Eligibility form. Additionally, your existing boiler must be over five years old, your property must have a gas supply, and you must receive a combination of government benefits.
Affordable Warmth Scheme
The Affordable Warmth Scheme provides Central heating grants to qualifying households under the ECO initiative, which aims to reduce fuel poverty and carbon emissions in the UK. By moving from off-gas heating sources to gas central heating systems, you can help the UK reach its goal of net 0% carbon emissions by 2050.
ECO 4 Grants
We are excited to be working with homeowners in Basingstoke, Gosport, Waterlooville, Aldershot, Farnborough, Fareham, Eastleigh, Winchester, Havant, Andover, Fleet, Totton, New Milton, Bordon, Yateley, Hythe in Hampshire to claim ECO 4 grants using the Government's ECO scheme. Suitable households can now obtain an ECO 4 grant depending on their current circumstances, property type, and EPC rating.
How to Apply
People who claim an eligible benefit, are on a low income, or have an illness that is affected by the cold can apply for the grant. As long as they have had a gas meter installed before March 2022 and there is only one radiator, the grant is available for properties with an EPC rating of G, F, or E.
We understand that access to central heating systems can be a challenge for many households, especially those on low incomes. That's why we are committed to making it easier for UK households to access free first-time gas central heating systems through funding from the ECO scheme.
By applying for the grant today, you can start experiencing the benefits of a free central heating system. Not only will this help keep you and your family warm during the colder months, but it will also help reduce your carbon footprint and contribute to the UK's goal of reaching net 0% carbon emissions by 2050.
We encourage all eligible households in Hampshire to take advantage of this opportunity and apply for the central heating grant scheme today. Our team is here to answer any questions you may have and guide you through the application process. Let us help you stay warm and save money on your energy bills.
To qualify for Government Eco4 Grants, homeowners in Basingstoke need to receive one of the following:
Child Tax Credits
Working Tax Credits
Employment and Support Allowance
Is the authenticity of Central heating grants in Basingstoke confirmed?
The authenticity of Central heating grants in Basingstoke is confirmed. However, these grants have certain Eligibility criteria that must be met, such as low income, illness affected by the cold, and specific property requirements. The grant is intended to improve the energy performance rating of the property by two bands.
What central heating grant options are available for pensioners in Basingstoke?
There are central heating grant options available for pensioners in Basingstoke through the ECO scheme. In order to be eligible for the grant, Pensioners must meet certain criteria, including being eligible for certain benefits, having a low income, or having an illness affected by the cold. Additionally, the property must have had a gas meter installed before March 2022 and only have one radiator. The grant is only available for properties with an EPC rating of G, F, or E. Therefore, whether or not a pensioner is eligible for the grant depends on meeting these specific criteria.
What is the cost of installing central heating for the first time in Basingstoke?
The cost to install central heating for the first time in Basingstoke is typically between £3,500 and £5,500. However, eligible individuals who meet certain criteria may be able to receive assistance with the installation cost under the ECO scheme. To qualify, the property must have had a gas meter installed before March 2022, have only one radiator, and have an EPC rating of G, F, or E. Additionally, the EPC score must be improved by at least 2 bands.
Is there a grant available in Basingstoke for the installation of new radiators?
There is a grant available for the installation of new radiators in Basingstoke under the ECO scheme. However, the grant is only available to individuals who meet certain Eligibility criteria, such as claiming an eligible benefit, having a low income, or being affected by an illness caused by the cold. The property must also meet specific requirements, such as having a gas meter installed before March 2022, having only one radiator, and having an EPC rating of G, F, or E.