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Improving your property under the Green Deal Scheme
There are 45 measures or areas of home improvement approved to receive funding under the Green Deal, covering:
If you're interested in a Green Deal loan you will first need to arrange a visit from an assessor accredited with the Green Deal Quality Mark. All companies involved in the Green Deal must bear this mark and comply with a code of practice.
• use standardised software to identify what energy efficiency or microgeneration improvements you could make and what the financial savings would be
Once the Green Deal Advisor has carried out the assessment, they should outline a range of packages available from Green Deal Providers to fund the improvements. If you decide to take up a Green Deal offer you will then sign a Green Deal Plan, which is a contract between you and the Green Deal Provider.
The scheme is open to any householder including owner-occupiers, those renting privately or in social housing. Landlords, both private and social, are also eligible where they pay installation costs, up to certain limits. To qualify householders will need to:
Providers should redeem the voucher on your behalf and your cashback payment should be received within 30 days.
If you cannot resolve your issue you cannot raise your case to the Ombudsman until 8 weeks after you have first raised your complaint with your insurer, or you have received a ‘letter of deadlock’ from the company stating that they cannot resolve the issue as you have asked. Your complaint must also not be older than 9 months. For an accurate decision by the Ombudsman you should provide a detailed file of your communications and supporting documentation. In addition make sure you explain what you want as an outcome as this will help assess your case.
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