Bay Of Plenty Regional Council:
Rotorua Low Income Heating Grant
Free Wood Burner or Heat Pump for Eligable Home Owners
- Do you live in the Rotorua Airshed?
- Do you own the home you live in?
- Is your combined gross annual household income less than $50,000?
- Is your operational woodburner your main source of heating and was it installed before September 2005?
The Rotorua Low Income Heating Grant (administered by Bay Of Plenty Regional Council) aims to help clean up the Rotorua Airshed by providing funding for replacing old not-compliant woodburners with new clean-air approved heating appliances.
If you satisfy all of the eligibility criteria the cost of decommissioning your non-compliant woodburner, supply/install of a new clean-air approved model, and all building consent related fees are completely covered. Approval is provided by the Bay of Plenty Regional Council and Easy Insulation Ltd take care of the rest.
Funding is also available to help bring your home insulation up to standard.