Free Boiler Scheme Leicester

Is your old boiler costing you a fortune in heating bills? You're not alone! Many homeowners in Leicester are eligible for a free boiler replacement under the government's ECO4 Scheme.

Check your eligibility start your application today and enjoy a warmer, more energy-efficient home!

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Who Can Apply for Free Boiler Grant Leicester?

Free boiler grants in Leicester are available to homeowners and private tenants who meet the following criteria:

  • Boiler Age: Your existing boiler must have been installed before 2005.
  • Benefits: You must be receiving one or more of the following benefits:
  • Income Support (JSA, ESA or ISA)
  • Pension Credit (Saving or Guarantee Credit)
  • Universal Credit (meeting the low-income threshold)
  • Child Benefit or Tax Credit (for families with low income)
  • Working Tax Credit (meeting the low-income threshold)
  • Housing Benefits (for low-income earners)
  • Property: Your property must be a domestic dwelling located in Leicester.
  • EPC: Your property must have a valid Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) below D. You can check your EPC online or request a copy from your local council.

Application Checklist:

Before starting your application, it's helpful to gather the following documents:

  • Proof of address (e.g., utility bill, council tax statement if any)
  • Proof of benefit receipt by any of your household (e.g., award letter)
  • Valid Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)

Currently used boiler make and model information (usually found on a label on the boiler itself)

Free Boiler Replacement Leicester: Application Process

Check Your Eligibility

Use our online eligibility checker or call our friendly team to assess your initial eligibility. It will take only a few seconds to check whether you are qualifying for a free boiler grant.

Beginning Your Application

We will start processing your application upon your request. For this purpose, we will be requesting your details and relevant documents mentioned in the checklist.

Schedule a Free Survey:

Once your application is received, we will arrange a free, no-obligation home survey on your confirmation to assess your boiler and property suitability.

Grant Approval and Installation:

Upon grant approval, we will handle the entire process, including:

Coordinating with the relevant energy supplier. Obtaining the necessary permits and certifications Professionally installing your new A-rated boiler. Removing and disposing of your old boiler responsibly

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The Boiler Upgrade Scheme is a government initiative running until 2026, so it’s currently available. However, funding is limited, and applications are processed on a first-come, first-served basis.

The application process typically takes around 1-2 weeks, and installation can be completed within a few days after grant approval.

The scheme promotes the installation of A-rated boilers for their energy efficiency. However, you can discuss your specific needs with the installer during the survey.

The boiler and installation are completely free for eligible applicants in Leicester. However, you may be responsible for any additional work needed, such as upgrading your flue system.

Get a Free Boiler from Top Brands

Under ECO4 Scheme, totally new boilers of the following brands can be installed:

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