GDHIF was introduced by Government in June 2014
- New incentive scheme to improve the energy efficiency of your home linked to the Green Deal.
- Open to all householders, tenants and landlords in England and Wales
- Provides a choice of 2 core incentive offers, and where you qualify, 2 add-on bonus rewards across a range of energy saving home improvements.
How does the offer work?
Choose offers 1 and/or 2, then add on offers 3 and/or 4 if applicable
|Core offer 1: Two energy saving measures||
|Core offer 2:Solid Wall Insulation||
|Add-On 3:Home Buyer Bonus||
|Add-On 4:Green Deal Assessment Report refund||
Who can apply (applicants)?
||*Scheme is open to both private and social tenants and landlords.The person who pays the majority of the costs can apply (the applicant).|
Who can do the work?
|The work can be done by a Green Deal Approved Provider and/or Installer registered with the Green Deal Home Improvement Fund.Horrabridge Energy Savers (HES)/Transition Tavistock can provide you with details of local GDA Providers and Installers. You can also find a list here: http://gdorb.decc.gov.uk/find-a-green-deal-supplier/advanced.|
Eligible energy saving measures for Core Offer 1
Any two of the following improvement measures:
|Cavity wall insulation||At least 50% of external walls|
|A Condensing gas boiler on mains gas||One|
|Secondary glazing||At least 50% of windows|
|Double/triple glazing (replacing single glazing)||At least 50% of windows|
|Flat roof insulation||Entire roof above an individual property|
|Replacement warm air unit||One|
|Fan-assisted storage heaters||At least 3|
|Energy efficient replacement external doors||At least 2|
|Floor insulation||At least 50% ground floor|
|Room-in-roof insulation||All the roof|
|Flue Gas Heat Recovery||One|
|Waste water heat recovery||One|
For more details and how to apply get in touch with us and/or download our information sheet here: GDHIF – handout – v2