The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) are currently offering home owner grants of up to €3000 for a PV solar panel installation.
Step 1 – Choose a Registered Contractor
The contractor you choose must be a SEAI Registered contractor and be registered for the type of work that they will carry out.
Step 2 – Apply For The Grant
Make sure that you read the Application Guide
before applying for your grant here
and then fill out the online form
Step 3 – Accept Your Grant Offer
If you applied online you should receive your grant offer immediately. If you applied by post you should receive your grant offer within 5 working days. You then have 30 days to accept the offer. After this period you will have to re-apply.
Step 4 – Get The Works Done
You have eight months from the date of the grant offer to complete the works on your home and return the paperwork.
Pay the contractor in full or have a financing agreement in place with them.
Get a registered BER Assessor to complete your post-works BER assessment and publish your cert
Step 5 – Get Your Grant Payment
You will receive a form in the post called the Declaration of Works which is filled in by you, your registered Contractor and your BER assessor when the works and BER are completed.
For more information about SEAI grants click here