First Time Central Heating Grants for Stockton-on-Tees
Are you a homeowner or private tenant in Stockton-on-Tees, Billingham, or Thornaby-on-Tees looking to install a gas central heating system for the first time? You may be eligible for a free first-time central heating grant under the Government's ECO scheme. Eco-Home Network is dedicated to helping eligible UK households access this grant and improve the energy efficiency of their homes.
What are First Time Central Heating Grants?
First Time Central Heating Grants are available through the Affordable Warmth Scheme, which operates under the ECO initiative. This scheme aims to reduce fuel poverty and carbon emissions across the UK. If you qualify, you can receive a free gas central heating system, helping you save money on energy bills and contribute to a more sustainable future.
To be eligible for a First Time Central Heating Grant, you must meet the following criteria:
- You or someone living on the property must receive one or more qualifying state benefits.
- Your home must have a gas supply and meter installed before March 2022.
- Your property has no heating system or a system without a boiler and no more than one radiator.
- You must own your home or have permission from your landlord if you are a private tenant.
- Your property must have an EPC rating of G, F, or E.
How to Apply
If you meet the Eligibility criteria and want to apply for a First Time Central Heating Grant, please complete the eligibility form on our website. Eco-Home Network is here to guide you through the process and ensure you receive the grant you're entitled to.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do genuine central heating grants exist in Stockton-On-Tees?
Yes, genuine central heating grants do exist in Stockton-On-Tees. However, they are subject to certain eligibility criteria, such as low income, illness affected by the cold, and specific property requirements, including having a gas meter installed before March 2022, only one radiator, and an EPC rating of G, F, or E. The grant is designed to improve the EPC score by two bands.
What are the available central heating grants for pensioners in Stockton-On-Tees?
Without additional information, it is not possible to determine the specific central heating grants available for pensioners in Stockton-On-Tees. However, it is likely that the grants available are part of the ECO scheme and are subject to the eligibility criteria outlined above. Interested pensioners are recommended to contact us for more information on available grants.
What is the cost of installing central heating for the first time in Stockton-On-Tees?
The cost of installing central heating for the first time in Stockton-On-Tees is typically between £3,500 and £5,500.