Grants

Better Energy Homes Programme

Better Energy Homes Programme LogoBetter Energy Homes is a Government programme which gives fixed cash grants for insulation and heating system upgrades, helping to make your home more comfortable and cheaper to run. It is available to all owners of homes built before 2006. We are offering higher grants and cash bonuses if you carry out 3 or 4 measures. The grants are also open to previous applicants who wish to get additional works done.

What grants are available?

  • Energy Efficient Works Grant Value Insulation Attic €300 Wall
    – Cavity €300 Wall
    – Internal Dry Lining Apartment (any) or Mid-terrace House €1,200
  • Semi-detached or End of Terrace €1,800 Detached House €2,400
  • Wall – External Apartment (any) or Mid-terrace House €2,250
  • Semi-detached or End of Terrace €3,400
  • Detached House €4,500

Heating System Heating Controls with Boiler (Oil or Gas) Upgrade €700
Heating Controls Upgrade only €600 Solar Heating €1,200
Bonus Grant For 3rd measure €300
For 4th measure €100
Building Energy Rating (BER) €50

All applicants must carry out a Building Energy Rating (BER) on completion of works. A BER grant is only payable once as part of a works grant.

How to apply? Grant approval must be in place before works commence.

For your application you will need:

  • Meter Point Reference Number (MPRN) which you will find on your electricity bill
  • Bank details
  • E-mail address
  • Chosen registered contractor from the SEAI Registered Contractor List

Apply Now For a speedy application and immediate approval,
Apply online at www.seai.ie/betterenergyhomes

Grants for Making Your Home Energy Efficient

  1. Roof Insulation
    Save up to €104 on your next electric bill and a cash grant of €300 from SEAI
  2. Internal Dry Lining Insulation
    Save up to €400 on your next electric bill and a cash grant of up to €2400 from SEAI
  3. External Wall Insulation
    Save up to €472 on your next electric bill and a cash grant of up to €4500 from SEAI
  4. Boiler & Heating Controls
    Save up to €459.60 on your next electric bill and a cash grant of €700 from SEAI
  5. Cavity Wall Insulation
    Save up to €260 on your next electric bill and a cash grant of €300 from SEAI
  6. Heat Pumps
    Save up to €1019.20 on your next electric bill
  7. Full Window Replacement
    Save up to €132 on your next electric bill
  8. Floor Insulation
    Save up to €88 on your next electric bill
  9. Heating Controls
    Save up to €325.60 on your next electric bill and a cash grant of €600 from SEAI

Contact us to let us know you’re interested in the energy efficiency credits incentive. We’ll let you know what measures are available and help calculate the credits and cash grants you’ll receive.


Grants for Making Your Home Energy Efficient by Electric Ireland
Grants for Making Your Home Energy Efficient by Electric Ireland