Step 3: Apply for the grant

There are two ways to apply for a Better Energy Homes grant:
  1. Online: For immediate approval (see button below)
  2. By Post: If you rather you can fill out a paper form and send it to SEAI offices. You will receive your grant offer within 5 working days. Grant offers will be issued to the address of the home being upgraded. You will have 30 days in which to return your acceptance of the grant offer. If you do not, your grant offer will cancel and you will have to re-apply. You can download a form via the button below or call us at 1850 927000 to get a form posted out.
Before you apply please note the following:
  • The grant is only eligible for homes built before 2006
  • Grant approval must be in place before works commence
  • Grant works must be completed to SEAI standards by a SEAI registered contractor
  • Grant works, including a published BER, must be completed and paperwork submitted to SEAI within six months of the grant offer
Application Guide:

Before you apply (online or via the post) SEAI require that you read the application guide and terms and conditions. Click button below

Better Energy Homes scheme application guide. Click here to find out more.

Online Applications:

Click the button below and follow the steps to get instant grant approval. Please see the our tips before applying

Online Application

Postal Applications:

Please download the postal form and or request one by contacting 1850-927000

Better Energy Homes scheme application form. Click here to find out more.


 


Please complete the application form and send to:

Better Energy Homes scheme
The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland
P.O. Box 119, Cahirciveen, Co. Kerry

Please note that your grant offer will be issued to the address of the home being upgraded. You will have 30 days in which to return your acceptance of the grant offer. If you do not, your grant offer will cancel and you will have to reapply. Please note that you must not make any purchases or commence works until after you have accepted the offer. If you wish to go ahead with works at a later date, you will need to make a brand new application. You can call us to confirm if we have received your acceptance of grant offer or confirm any other requirements of the scheme at 1850 927000.

 
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