Boiler Upgrade Scheme

From April 2022 you were able to apply for the Boiler Upgrade Scheme.

The government will provide a voucher worth £5,000 to help cover the cost of making energy efficient improvements to your home.

Timeline

April 2022 - Low carbon heating systems that are commissioned on or after this date will be entitled to support under the scheme. (Commissioning is the completion of installation and set up of the system).

11 April 2022 - Installers are able to open an account for the scheme with Ofgem, the scheme administrator.

23 May 2022 - The scheme opens for grant applications and payments.

What you will get

You can get:

  • £5,000 off the cost and installation of an air source heat pump

  • £5,000 off the cost and installation of a biomass boiler

  • £6,000 off the cost and installation of a ground source heat pump

The grant will only cover biomass boilers in rural locations and in properties that are not connected to the gas grid.

 

Click here for to find out if you are eligible and to apply for your vouchers.