Home Energy Efficiency Programmes for Scotland - Area Based Scheme Dumfries & Galloway (HEEPS:ABS)

Read on to find out if you are eligible.

Qualifying households in properties of solid wall construction have been pre-identified by Dumfries & Galloway Council as part of the local housing strategy.  The 2017-18 programme is now being  finalised and additional qualifying addresses will appear shortly. Click here to see current qualifying addresses.

The Offer

The scheme will offer an accredited solid wall insulation system, either internally or externally, to properties of suitable construction type.

The scheme is open to owner occupiers, private landlords and private tenants.

Maximum grant levels apply per household. If this is exceeded there may be a customer contribution required and interest free loans may be available.

The Process

  • Interested householders must call the Scottish Government Home Energy Scotland Hotline on 0808 808 2282
  • The householder will be referred to a surveyor with our appointed contractor for a free survey to assess the property’s suitability. 
  • If the surveyor deems the property suitable and the householder wishes to proceed, arrangements are made with the appointed installer for work to be done.
  • A Project Coordinator will be available throughout the process.
  • Call the Scottish Government Home Energy Scotland Hotline on 0808 808 2282 for further details, or click here to complete and submit an online registration form.