The Home Repair Assistance Grant is for small-scale repair work and improvements. The property must be your main or only home.
We only award Home Repair Assistance Grants in the exceptional circumstances listed below:
Owner occupiers and private tenants may qualify if they meet the following criteria:
You are over 18 years old and are ill or have a disability and are receiving:
The Home Repair Assistance Grant allows small scale work to:
The maximum amount you can receive is £5,000 in a period of 3 years.
It will depend on what work you need.
We administer the grant aid on behalf of the Department for Communities.
We do not arrange for work to be completed, or carry out work.
It is your responsibility to:
You can read more information about contractors at:
You can also read advice form NI Direct about:
If you have any questions please contact your local Grants Office on:
Members of our team will be happy to help you at any point of the process.
If you need extra support during the grant application process then you can contact:
Each case is unique. But some factors will affect the length of time:
The grant awarded will only be paid when
You must not start any work until you get an ‘Approval of Application’ in writing from us.
This approval confirms: