Apply for a Sustainable Warmth Fund grant
The Sustainable Warmth Fund is a government scheme that Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council and North Warwickshire Borough Council have secured for residents to make homes more energy efficient and warmer. It is also known as the Green Homes Grant.
What funding is currently available
- Funding for Nuneaton and Bedworth residents is now only available for properties with non gas heating system. This funding is due to expire on the 31 January 2023
Residents from North Warwickshire can currently apply for all types of energy efficiency improvements.
What is the fund for
To improve the energy performance of properties within both boroughs. The measures put in place will make properties warmer and also reduce energy costs.
How to apply
Funding is limited and the grant is awarded a first come, first served basis.
Who can apply?
You will need to meet the following eligibility criteria:
- the gross household income must be below £31,000 per year
- a property Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rated at E, F or G. Check your property Energy Performance Certificate rating
If your property does not have an EPC, you can still apply. If your EPC is A,B or C, unfotunatley we will cancel your application.
If you are a private landlord, your tenant must meet the criteria and make the application. You will also need to make a financial contribution to the work.
If you are a private tenant, ensure your landlord is willing for work to be done and they understand they will have to make a financial contribution before you apply for the grant.
What happens next?
If your application is successful, we will pass your contact details onto Rockwarm - our appointed contractor, who will contact you to arrange a retrofit assessment of your property. The retrofit assessment will identify if your home is suitable for works such as:
- loft insulation
- cavity wall insulation
- External Wall Insulation
Last updated Wednesday, 25th January 2023