As part of the Better Energy Homes programme, homeowners must carry out and publish a BER. This grant goes towards the cost of a BER assessment.
What is a BER
A BER Certificate is an indication of the energy performance of your home. It must be carried out by a registered BER assessor. Find further information on BERs.
BER grant amount
|Energy Efficient Measures||Grant Value|
|Building Energy Rating (BER)||€50|
Do more, receive more
If you complete three measures your grant value will be increased by €300. If you complete four measures your grant value will be increased by an additional €100. A total of €400.
Who can apply
Anyone who has had SEAI grant related works done to their home. Having a BER certificate published is one of the requirements for payment of the grant
How to apply
- Your application for a BER assessment grant is included in your Better Energy Homes grant application.
- Once your works under the Better Energy Homes programme have been completed, contact a registered assessor for BER assessment.
- You must carry out a BER assessment in order to receive your Better Energy Homes grant.
- View our full guide to the Better Energy Homes grant application process.
You must complete the works and return the paperwork within 6 months from the date of the grant offer. You can find the expiry date in your offer letter.