Support to upgrade your home to be warm, dry and safe

Well Homes programme supports whānau in the Greater Wellington Region who are low-income or hold a Community Services Card, and have children with respiratory conditions, a pregnant or new mother, are working with Child, Youth and Family or Corrections, or whose health is at risk because of cold, damp housing. Find out more at:

Warmer Kiwi Homes programme provides grants to owner-occupiers to cover 67% of the cost of installing insulation and/or heating.  In some areas, the Warmer Kiwi Homes grant can be topped up by other funding, further reducing the cost to the homeowner.  Find out more – including if you are eligible – below:

Greater Wellington Regional Council offers financial assistance for ratepayers to upgrade their homes via a targeted rates scheme.  Find out more here: