Did you know...
That grants are available through Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes for ceiling and underfloor insulation for rental properties occupied by low-income tenants. Your landlord can get 50% off the cost of putting insulation into your flat? All you need is a community services card!
Up to 90% of students qualify for a Community Services Card. If you receive a student allowance you should have received a Community Services Card in the mail. Even if you do not receive a student allowance, you may still quality – it’s based off of your income – not your parents.
Apply for a Community Services Card
How to work with your landlord for a warmer flat
- As a tenant, you can register your interest for the insulation grant online
- A local insulation service provider will get in contact with you check eligibility and provide a quote.
Ready to start the discussion with your landlord?
Have questions? Contact VUWSA’s Advocacy Service