Warm Homes Fund - First Time Gas Central Heating

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The Warmer Worcestershire Network has received funding from the National Grid Warm Homes Fund for 150 first time gas central heating systems in urban areas. The project will run until May 2021 unless all funds are allocated before this date.


  • no existing central heating at the property
  • in an urban area near to a mains gas supply
  • privately owned (improvements to social housing cannot be funded)
  • householder or tenant is in receipt of qualifying benefits or passes the low income high energy cost assessment

All installs are subject to technical survey by an appointed contractor and gas transporter

Privately rented homes

Private landlords can apply for 50% funding towards the cost of a first time gas central heating system. In addition to the eligibly criteria above, the property must have an existing Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating in a band A to E.

Further information and how to apply

All customer enquiries, eligibility checks and applications are coordinated by local energy charity Act on Energy: