Green and sustainable living

ECO4 Grant Scheme

Enjoy a warm cosy home with our government backed schemes, funding is now available for Energy Saving Home Improvements: -

  • Insulation
  • Boilers & Central Heating
  • Solar & Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Funding Opportunities

The Council can now approve even more applicants under ECO4-flex. These are set out in the City of Lincoln Statement of Intent.

There are three routes for approval.

1) Income – households with a gross household income of under £31,000
2) Proxies – households that meet a combination of two proxies. Examples of proxies include homes in areas of high multiple deprivation and households receiving a Council Tax rebate
3) NHS Referral – households identified as low-income and vulnerable, with an occupant whose health conditions may be impacted further by living in a cold home

If you are a home owner or tenant and want to know more about ECO4-flex please read our ECO Flex Guidance for Householders or if you would like to speak to a member of the Council's Energy Advice Team you can email:  

If you are an installer and want to know how to access ECO4-flex on behalf of a Lincoln householder please read our ECO Flex Guidance for Installers.

How to apply

If you are a householder interested in the scheme, please call YES Energy Solutions.

Call 03309 126199 or use their contact form.


Energy-saving advice

Simple Energy Advice offers impartial energy saving advice. This includes energy savings schemes such as ECO which could help you. You can also find useful advice on the Help For Households website.