We're sure you've heard all about your local authority's free boiler for UK homeowners. The aim is to assist householders in lowering the cost of heating their homes. As well as save money on their energy bills. This will also help the UK low its carbon emissions.
Anyone that receives off any form of benefits and requires a replacement boiler for their home can gain a free boiler via the government's ECO 4 boiler scheme in order to help lower homeowners reduce their heating costs as well as lower carbon emissions.
The LA Flex Scheme is still open to applications from homeowners regardless of their circumstances; nevertheless, you must meet certain criteria to be eligible for the free boiler.
- The boiler must be at least 8 years old.
- You must be the owner of the property.
- Your household income is less than £55,000.
- There are no benefits required for the LA Flex Scheme.
The ECO 3 Scheme free boiler scheme is aimed at low-income households across the United Kingdom. Next year the scheme will move on to ECO 4 .
The free boiler scheme is for homeowners who live in a home which is expensive to heat. These types of homes are eligible for assistance as long as they match the criteria. The qualifications are essentially the same as before: the boiler must be 8 years old or older, and you must be a homeowner, but in this case, benefits are required to qualify.
- Child Benefit
- Disability Living Allowance
- Carers Allowance
- Child Tax Credit
- Pension Credit
- Universal Credit
You may also qualify for a free boiler scheme if you are in receipt of the following:
- Income Support
- Working Tax Credits
- Job Seekers Allowance