Home improvement grants and funding

Financial assistance

If you are a private home owner struggling to afford or carry out general repairs and maintenance to your home, the council may be able to offer you financial assistance to enable the progress of your home improvements.

Financial assistance can be used for a variety of works such as:

  • Damp proof course
  • Roof repairs
  • Electrical rewiring
  • Heating system repairs and replacements
  • Insulation and energy efficiency improvements

Find out if you are eligible and how to apply

Disabled facilities grants

A disabled facilities grant (DFG) is a local council grant to enable disabled people to carry on living safely and independently in their own homes.