Grants and assistance available

Find out what grants and assistance is available for you and your home.

Essential Home Repair Assistance

Essential Home Repair Assistance (EHRA) is available to eligible private sector home owners following a free property survey. This can lead to essential repairs being carried out using our appointed contractors up to an assistance maximum of £5,000. See further information and find out how to apply >>

Empty Homes Assistance

Financial assistance is available to help landlords bring empty homes up to the decent homes standard and back into use for the private rental market. See further information and find out how to apply >>

Disabled Facilities Grant

Financial and technical assistance available to adapt private sector homes to meet the needs of disabled children and adults.

What adaptations could the grant cover?

  • installing a stair lift
  • modifying a bathroom
  • providing ramps
  • making doorways wider
  • making sleeping and toilet facilities accessible

And much more...

Rent Deposit Scheme

You may be able to receive help if you are homeless or potentially homeless with our Rent Deposit Scheme. See further information and find out how to apply >>