The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund

The Green Deal Home Improvement Fund (GDHIF) is a new incentive scheme open to all householders in England and Wales wanting to improve the energy efficiency of their homes.

The scheme allows Householders to choose one or both of the two core offers available and may also be eligible to claim up to £7,600 as a bundled package.

Core Offer 1

UP TO £1,000 - TWO ENERGY SAVING IMPROVEMENTS

Up to £1,000 for installing two energy saving improvements from the list of 12 eligible measures below:

  1. Condensing mains gas boiler
  2. Fan-assisted storage heaters
  3. Flue Gas Heat Recovery
  4. Replacement warm-air unit
  5. Waste water heat recovery
  6. Cavity wall insulation
  7. Flat roof insulation
  8. Floor insulation
  9. Room-in-roof insulation
  10. Double/triple glazing (replacing single glazing)
  11. Secondary glazing
  12. Energy efficient replacement doors

Core Offer 2

UP TO £6,000 - SOLID WALL INSTALLATION

Up to 75% of the total cost of the installation of internal or external solid wall insulation, up to a maximum value of £6,000, making this high carbon saving improvement much more affordable.

Core Offer 3

UP TO £100 - GDAR REFUND

Householders can also claim a refund of up to £100 for a Green Deal Assessment Report (GDAR) that is less than 24 months old when they do work in this scheme.

Homebuyers, who have bought a home in the 12 months prior to application, can also apply and claim up to £7,600 as a bundled package.

Core Offer 4

UP TO £500 - HOMEBUYERS BONUS

An additional bonus of up to £500 for homebuyers who have bought a home in the last 12 months prior to application.

To be eligible for the GDHIF scheme offers householders must satisfy the following incentive criteria:

  • Customers must apply for the voucher before the work starts
  • Measures must be recommended in an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) or GDAR carried out in the last 24 months
  • Customers will not be eligible for the GDHIF incentive if they receive ECO or other central Government funding, on the energy saving improvements applied for under GDHIF

GDHIF is designed to work alongside Green Deal finance and householders may consider the Green Deal finance option to help fund some of the cost of the installation, but they will not be required to do so in

Who can install the measures under the scheme?

Green Deal authorised Installers and Providers registered with the GDHIF may offer the scheme to customers.

Greener Skies are Green Deal Assessors

All our Green Deal Assessors are trained and competent energy assessors, they will visit your property, carry out an Energy Assessment and create an Energy Performance Certificate and Green Deal report for £80 including VAT. On the basis of that information our Assessor will then be able to suggest suitable Green Deal measures to be installed in your property to make it more energy efficient.

Greener Skies are Green Deal Installers

As a Green Deal installation company we are suitably trained and competent in the measures to be installed as recommended by the Assessor. We are certified under the Green Deal for all relevant energy improvements we will install.

Working with approved Green Deal Providers

The Green Deal Providers are responsible for providing the financing for the improvement to your home.

We work directly with these providers to secure your financing, all you need to do is accept the agreement once everything has been processed.

Should you have any queries at any stage of the process, your designated Greener Skies Assessor is only a phone call away.

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Independent and impartial advice about the Green Deal can be obtained on 0300 123 1234 or at www.gov.uk/greendeal