FREE Electric Storage Heaters Scheme - how it works

If you or someone in your home is considered at risk of fuel poverty and your current electric storage heaters are classed as inefficient, then we can replace them with a new heaters for free!

To see if you qualify, please check the Electric Storage Heaters qualification table. If you meet one of the listed requirements, you can claim a grant towards free electric storage heaters (or a boiler if you have gas/LPG).

In addition to you qualifying, we need to check that your current heaters are inefficient or are broken beyond repair, if so they can qualify for being replaced with a new modern storage heaters.

 

Check if you qualify now by completing the simple application.

Free Electric Storage Heaters Application

 FREE Electric Storage Heaters qualification table

1 x Adult with 3 children, earning up to £25,800

Child Tax Credit with income as stated on the letter that meets the criteria

1 x Adult with 1 child, earning up to £17,400

1 x Adult with 2 children, earning up to £21,600

1 x Adult with 4 or more children, earning up to £30,000

2 x Adults with 1 child, earning up to £24,000

2 x Adults with 2 children, earning up to £28,200

2 x Adults with 3 children, earning up to £32,400

2 x Adults with 4 or more children, earning up to £36,600

State Pension Credit

 Pension Credit Guarantee

 or Guarantee Credit & Savings Credit

Working Tax Credit

(with an income under £13,200 if only Adult on Tax Credit Award or under £19,800 if 2 Adults listed on Tax Credit Award)

 plus are aged 60 years old or more

 or Receive disabled worker element

 or Receive severe disability element

 or have a child aged under 20 living at home (not in work or university)

 Income Related JSA/ESA or Income Support

 Income Support

 Income-Based Job Seeker's Allowance

 or Employment Support

 or have a child aged under 20 living at home (not in work or university)

Universal Credit with Net earned monthly income under;

1 Adult £1,100

1 Adult & 1 Child £1,450

1 Adult & 2 Children £1,800

1 Adult & 3 Children £2,150

1 Adult & 4+ Children £2,500

2 Adults £1,650

2 Adults & 1 Child £2,000

2 Adults & 2 Children £2,350

2 Adults & 3 Children £2,700

2 Adults & 4+ Children £3,050

 plus Receive Higher Rate Disability Living Allowance

 or Receive Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

 or Limited capability for work or work related activity

 or have a child aged under 20 living at home (not in work or university)