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Warmer Kiwi Homes

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA)

From 20 May 2021, grants will cover 80% of the cost of:

  • ceiling and underfloor insulation; and/or
  • an efficient heater for low-income homeowners

The grant cap for a heater remains unchanged at $3,000, including GST. The programme's eligibility criteria remain the same.

These grants apply up to 30 June 2024.

For information regarding eligibility for insulation grants under the EECA Warmer Kiwi Homes, contact Absolute Energy on 0800 423 454 or visit their website.

Go to the Absolute Energy website

For further information about insulation and heating grants under the EECA Energywise Warmer Kiwi Homes programme,

Go to the EECA Energywise website

Funding the remainder of the cost

You may be able to add the remainder of the cost to your rates. Please contact Marlborough District Council to discuss this option on Ph: 03 520 7400 or email MDC@marlborough.govt.nz.

Further information

The EECA encourages, supports, and promotes energy efficiency, energy conservation, and the use of renewable sources of energy in New Zealand.

See the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA)

Being more energy efficient is all about choices. This site is full of practical information and advice to help you make those choices at home and on the road.

Go to the Gen Less website