West Sussex Affordable Warmth

West Sussex Affordable Warmth Scheme

Summary

YES Energy Solutions is working with West Sussex County Council to help residents across the county access fully funded and part funded energy saving home improvements.

Scheme In Detail

Launched in January 2018, the West Sussex Affordable Warmth Scheme is designed to help homeowners and private renting tenants save both energy and money.

Residents can access funding to cover or contribute towards a broad range of heating and insulation upgrades.

There are a number of funding opportunities available to help householders improve their thermal comfort. If you live in the West Sussex area and are keen to reduce your fuel bills, then get in touch today:

T: 0330 0581 918 (Office Hours: 9am - 5pm, Mon - Fri)


Do you qualify?

The West Sussex Affordable Warmth Scheme uses funding secured through the Government’s Energy Company Obligation (ECO) programme for heating and insulation measures.

There is different eligibility criteria depending on what improvement you require (see below).

You must be either a homeowner or private renting tenant living in West Sussex to receive support.

ECO Criteria:

Home Improvement Eligibility Criteria
- Loft Insulation
- Cavity Wall Insulation
- External Wall Insulation
- Homeowner or private renting tenant

And

- The house is technically suitable for the work

Please note that a higher funding allocation is available for insulation measures if you receive income related benefits (see below).
- Boiler Upgrade (Gas, Oil, LPG)
- First time Central Heating System
- Electric Storage Heaters
- Homeowner or private renting tenant

And

- Receive one or more of the following state benefits:

Pension Guarantee Credit
Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
Income Support
Income Related Employment & Support Allowance
Working Tax Credit or Child Tax Credit*
Universal Credit*

*Income thresholds apply

or

Have a low household income and live in a property with a poor energy efficiency rating and have a health condition made worse by living in a cold home (contact YES Energy Solutions for further details).

or

Have a low household income and live in a property with a poor energy efficiency rating and are over 65 years of age, or have a child under 5 years of age, or are a pregnant woman (contact YES Energy Solutions for further details).


Additional Funding

Depending on your personal circumstances and which Local Authority area you live in, you may be entitled to additional Council funding (as well as ECO funding) to support the cost of your energy saving installation. In many cases the work will be fully funded if additional Council funding is applied.

Additional Council funding is allocated on a case by case basis (subject to eligibility).

The West Sussex Affordable Warmth Scheme is available in the following district Council areas:

  • Arun District Council
  • Chichester District Council
  • Horsham District Council
  • Crawley Borough Council
  • Mid Sussex District Council
  • Adur District Council
  • Worthing Borough Council

Contact Us

Get in touch with YES Energy Solutions to discuss the West Sussex Affordable Warmth Scheme in more detail:


T: 01422 880100 (office hours: 9am - 5pm, Mon - Fri)

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