Grants and discounts to keep warm

You may be able to get help to make energy saving improvements to your home.

Fuel grants

We are now offering grants of up to £85 to assist eligible residents with fuel bills over the winter period.

Find out more


If you get certain benefits or are aged 60 or over and on a low income, you may be eligible for a Coldbusters Grant.

This is a locally funded grant for homeowners and private tenants which provides:

  • central heating;
  • new boilers;
  • loft insulation;
  • cavity wall insulation;
  • heating improvements; and
  • draught proofing.

To make an application or find out more call freephone 0800 118 2327 or email

The Green Deal

The Green Deal is a scheme which aims to remove the upfront cost of making energy efficiency improvements in your home to reduce your bills.

Many energy saving measures are covered by the scheme and you can be repaid through the predicted savings you make on your utility bills.

More about The Green Deal

Renewable energy

You can find comprehensive advice and information about renewable energy systems which may help toward savings on energy costs by visiting Energy Saving Trust.

Feed in tariffs

Did you know that you could be making money from the electricity generated by your own renewable technology installation?

Visit Energy Saving Trust for more information.

Other financial help

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Updated: 25 July 2017