Are you eligible for a Green Living Grant?
If sustainability and being eco-friendly is something you are passionate about you may be eligible to apply for the ‘Green Living Grant’. The scheme is run by the Department for Enterprise and is part of the Isle of Man Government's plan to reach net zero by 2050. Whether you are a homeowner or a landlord you can apply for the grant which can help towards the cost of installing energy efficient improvements to your home, such as solar panels, air source heat pump, double glazing etc.
How much can you get?
The scheme provides up to a maximum of £6000 per property, financial support of up to 75% for values less than £1000 and 50% for recommended works with a value over £1000.
Are you eligible?
You may be eligible if you live in the Isle of Man and:
- Be the owner, a tenant of eligible premises, a person acting on behalf of the owner of eligible premises or the landlord
- Applications can only be accepted from individuals (spouse, partner); applications cannot be accepted from businesses
- An applicants gross income, together with that of their spouse/partner, must not exceed £112,000 gross per annum for the income tax year preceding that in which the application is submitted
- Pass both a Manx Home Energy Audit and be rated D or lower
You cannot get the Green Living Grant if your home was built after 1 January 2020.
To find out more about the grant and how to apply, go to https://www.iomdfenterprise.im/green-living/