Home Upgrade Grant scheme

Discover eligibility for free home upgrades

Your home could be eligible for a Home Upgrade Grant.

If you rely on oil, electricity, LPG, coal, or wood to heat your home and meet the criteria, you could unlock access to cost-free home energy-saving enhancements.

These upgrades include insulation, air source heat pumps, solar panels, and more, offering you the opportunity to boost your home's energy efficiency, enhance your home’s warmth and potentially reduce your expenses.

Qualification Checklist:

  • Do you own your property or rent from a private sector landlord?
  • Does your heating source include oil, electricity, LPG, coal, or wood?
  • Is your properties Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating D, E, F, or G?
  • Is your household income below £36,000 annually? or
  • Your property is located in an economically deprived postcode area (check postcode finder below)*.

The Home Upgrade Grant scheme funding has been allocated to local authorities by the central government. In our borough, E. ON Energy Solutions Ltd plc has been chosen to oversee the program's implementation.

Determine your eligibility here with E. ON energy

To find out how the Council will use your data for the Home Upgrade Grant scheme visit - TMBC Home Upgrade Grant/Privacy Notice 


* (Based on Indices of Multiple Deprivation (IMD) data 2019)