To qualify for this grant you must meet the below criteria:
The maximum grant available is £500.
The grant can be used towards the cost of manual or automatic air brick closures, door dams and dams for downstairs WCs.
Contact our independent Home Improvement Agency (HIA) who will:
Once we receive your application we will assess your application and double check your eligibility. We will write to let you know if your application has been successful within 21 days.
There is a limit to the funding available for this grant – the money is allocated on a first come, first served basis.
Do not start any work until you have received written confirmation from the council.
Once you have received confirmation that your grant has been approved, the HIA will arrange for the work to be carried out. The work must be completed within 12 months of your grant being approved.
We will pay the grant directly to your contractors once:
You must contact us if any unforeseen works arise once your grant has been approved and the work has started. We can increase the amount awarded up to the maximum grant payable.
You are responsible for the cost of any unforeseen work which exceeds the maximum grant.