Tel: 021 451 8370 Freephone: 1800 636363

Insulation Grants Ireland 

Better Energy Homes Scheme

Better Energy Homes is a Government scheme which gives fixed cash grants for insulation and heating upgrades, helping to make your home more comfortable and cheaper to run. It is available to all owners of homes built before 2006.

As of March 2015 higher grant values and bonus payments have been introduced and the scheme is now available for previous applicants to get additional works completed.

What Insulation Grants are Available?

Energy Efficient Works   Incentive
    Cash Grant Value
Insulation Attic Insulation €300
  Wall insulation – cavity €300
  Wall Insulation – Internal Dry Lining  
  Apartment (any) OR Mid-terrace house €1,200
  Semi-detached or End of Terrace €1,800
  Detached House €2,400
  Wall Insulation – External  
  Apartment (any) OR Mid-terrace house €2,250
  Semi-detached or End of Terrace €3,400
  Detached House €4,500
Heating system Heating Controls with Boiler Upgarde (Oil/Gas) €700
  Heating Controls Upgrade only €600
  Solar Heating €1,200
Building Energy Rating   €50
Bonus Grant  For a 3rd measures €300
   For a 4th measure €100

All applicants must carry out a Building Energy Rating (BER) on completion of works. A BER grant is only payable once as part of a works grant.

How Can I Apply?

Grant approval must be in place before any works commence. For a speedy application and immediate approval, approval, apply online at

Insulation grants

You will need your:

  • Meter Point Reference Number (MPRN)
  • Bank details
  • Email addess
  • Make HPS Group your chosen SEAI registered contractor No. 15265

For more details

If you require more information on the insulation grants provided under the 'Better Energy Homes Scheme', feel free to get in touch on 021 451 8370 and our team would be happy to help.


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