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£300 – £6,000 Grants Are Up For Grabs…

11 April 2010 by His-Nibs No Comment

If you are one of the many thousands of Homeowners or Tenants that have missed out on the Government Boiler Scrappage Scheme £400 rebate voucher, then we may have something which will be of interest to you..?

However, if you are already rich (or well off)  – then I doubt that you will qualify for the £300, or an amount of up to £3,500 (increased up to £6,000 if low carbon, oil or renewable technologies are recommended!)

The scheme is a Government Funded Initiative which you may already of heard-of, called the Warm Front..?

What it’s For…

the grant could be used to install or repair Loft Insulation, Draughtproofing, Cavity-Wall Insulation, Hot Water Tank Insulation, Electric, Gas or Oil Central Heating Boilers or Systems (including Repairs), even converting an Open (solid-fuel) Fire to a Glass Fronted fire.

Who it’s For…
Householders with a child under 16, or pregnant women with MAT-B1 (maternity cert.) in receipt of one or more eligable benefits which include: Income Support, Council Tax Benefit, Housing Benefit, income based Jobseekers Allowance, Pension Credit or Income Related Employment & Support Allowance.

Householders aged 60 or over in receipt of one or more eligable benefits which include: Income Support, Council Tax Benefit, Housing Benefit, income based Jobseekers Allowance, Pension Credit or Income Related Employment & Support Allowance.

Householders in receipt of one or more Adult Disability Benefits* which include: Working Tax Credit (income under £16,040), Disability Living Allowance*, Child Tax Credit (income under £16,040), Housing Benefit*, Income Support*, Council Tax Benefit*, War Disablement Pension*, Industrial Injuries Benefit* or Attendance Allowance.

But even if…
If you do not receive any of the above benefits, the scheme providers can offer you a full benefit assessment which will establish if you should be entitled to receive any benefits that would qualify you to participate in or from the Warm Front Grant.

To find out more – please visit the Warm Front website, or contact the Benefit Entitlement Check Team on 0800 072 9006.