On the House


What does it fund?

Waikato Regional Council will fully fund one clean heat upgrade.

Are you eligible? Do you...

  • Have an open fire and or woodburner that is 10 years or older in the home that can be removed​ (whether it is working or not)
  • Own and live in your own home

  • Hold a Community Services Card, a Gold Card with a Community Services Card endorsement, or have had a rates rebate in the last two years

  •  Have insulation in the ceiling and underfloor that meets the current New Zealand standards.

  • Live in the Tokoroa airshed (Urban)​

If you meet this criteria then this could be the scheme for you!

Go to the​​ Warm Homes Scheme Selector​ tool to apply online - it only takes a few minutes!

There are three clean heat options available: wood burner, heat pump or pellet fire.  Your non-compliant burner must be removed/decommissioned as part of the scheme. If you decide to install another wood burner you must have adequate wood storage at the time of assessment.

If you do not meet all of the above criteria check out our other schemes Split the Bill and Buy Now Pay Later.

Page reviewed: 09 Apr 2018 9:59am