Private Sector Housing

Insulation, Heating and Draught Proofing Assistance

To apply for the local Energy Efficiency Scotland Area Based Scheme, please see the following link

Energy Assistance Package

The Energy Assistance Package is funded by the Scottish Government. The Energy Package gives advice and support to help you maximise your income, cut your fuel bills and make your home warmer and more comfortable.

If you are interested in the Energy Assistance Package you can find out more by calling Home Energy Scotland on 0808 808 2282 or visit their website to find out more.

Home Insulation Grant

A Home Insulation Grant is available through Scottish Southern Energy and administered by Shetland Heatwise in Shetland.

For more information contact Scottish and Southern Electricity on 0800 072 7201, or Shetland Heatwise at:

Shetland Heatwise Ltd
Staney Hill Offices
North Road

Tel: 01595 696508
Fax: 01595 696568

Shetland Heatwise also provide heating and insulation advice and free insulation surveys. Please contact for further information and advice.

The Warm Home Discount

Annual Discount from your electricity bill may be available for Scottish & Southern Energy Customers who receive qualifying benefits.

If you are under another energy supplier please contact them directly to ascertain available rebates or discounts.

Click on the following link to apply: