Home repair grant

This grant assistance is available to owner-occupiers and tenants with a repairing obligation for essential maintenance and repairs deemed necessary by the council. Typical works covered by this grant are replacement doors and windows, roof repairs and replacement heating systems.

Who can apply?

These grants are limited to:

  • Properties more than 10 years old
  • Properties in council tax bands A-D
  • Applicants in receipt of Income Support, Guaranteed Pension Credit, Housing Benefit, Income-based Job Seekers Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance (income related) or can demonstrate a nil contribution using the council's means test
  • Applicants who are first time buyers, or
  • Applicants who have occupied the property for at least 1 year immediately prior to application

How much grant will I receive?

A 100% grant is awarded subject to a maximum assistance of £10,000.

Post grant conditions of 10 years occupation will apply.

How to apply

If you think your property might be eligible for a home repair grant you can apply online.

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Alternatively you can contact Private Sector Housing.

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