Improving energy efficiency in Stockport

1. Affordable warmth

Stockport Council works with Greater Manchester Combined Authorities, government departments & agencies, energy companies and installers to identify opportunities for improving the energy efficiency of residents’ homes.

Home Energy Conservation Act: Greater Manchester 2017/18- 2018/19

Read how we are committed to supporting and delivering the Home Energy Conservation Act (Heca) in the Home Energy Conservation Act: Greater Manchester 2017/18- 2018/19 (PDF 983Kb).

Affordable warmth is the ability for householders to heat their homes to an adequate level for household comfort and health without developing debt as a result. The Affordable Warmth in Stockport (AWIS) service can help to refer vulnerable clients for a range of local services.

These services include:

  • benefits advice
  • debt advice
  • Fire Safety Checks
  • advice for carers / older people / those with disabilities
  • access to grants and trust funds*

To access this service, for yourself, a friend, relative or customer, please email the Energy Efficiency team energy.efficiency@stockport.gov.uk.

*For Private Sector Housing only