Which benefits qualify for First Time Central Heating grants?
In order to qualify for the UK government First Time Central Heating scheme 2022, only those in receipt of certain benefits will fit the criteria to claim Central Heating grants.
Note: If you received ECO grant in the past you will be unable to claim it again.
You must be a homeowner or a private tenant. If you are a private tenant, we will request contact details for your landlord to obtain their permission.
Your property must have never had central heating system and/or haven’t got ‘a warm air or blow air’ heating system.
Your current heating must be on either Electric, Fossil (Coal or Wood) or LPG Fuel. Gas or Oil heated properties do not qualify for this particular grant. Instead, you may want to apply for a replacement boiler grant here.
Please see the list below with combination of benefits. If you receive the correct benefits you will automatically qualify under free central heating scheme UK:
|Qualification for a First Time Central Heating|
|State Pension Guaranteed Credit|
|Income Related Employment and support Allowance|
|Income based Job Seekers Allowance|
|Child Tax Credit|
|Working Tax Credit|
|Disability Living Allowance|
|Personal Independence Payment|
|Severe Disablement Allowance|
|Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit|
|War Pensioners Mobility Supplement|
|Constant Attendance Allowance|
|Armed Forces Independence Payment|
If you are unsure about whether you are eligible for First Time Central Heating grant, quickly complete our questionnaire on this website.