Grants are available for ceiling and underfloor insulation through Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes for rental properties occupied by low-income tenants.
Look at the information below to find out if you or your rental property is eligible for this funding.
|Type of property||Own rental property built before the year 2000||Living in rental property built before the year 2000|
|Eligibility||The named tenant must have a Community Services Card||Named tenant must have a Community Services Card. The programme may also accept referrals from low-income households with health conditions related to cold, damp housing.|
|Cost||Maximum of 50% of the cost of the insulation||No charge to tenant|
|Exclusions||Government housing stock because Government agencies insulate their rental properties||Government housing stock|
To register your interest in the programme and find out if you qualify, contact an insulation service provider in your area.
Other payment options
Some local councils and banks have payment options available to help with the cost of installing insulation and heating.