SEAI Grants

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland , Better Energy Homes Scheme

What you will need when applying for the grant:

  • Name & Address

  • Your MPRN Number (found on your ESB Bill)

You will also be asked for your contractors name & ID number, ours are as follows.

C & W INSULATIONS LTD, MIDLETON, CO.CORK   Contractor ID Number : 10016 (please follow steps below to get approval)

BEHS Grant categories available are as follows


Attic Insulation




Cavity Wall Insulation

All house types






Building Energy Rating (BER)









  • Go to

  • Click apply for grant in red box.

  • Click online application.

  • Home Energy Self Survey (proceed directly to grant application).

  • Better Energy Homes scheme (press proceed).

  • Homeowner.

Step 1. Meter Point Reference Number (MPRN) then proceed to next step

Step 2. Measures (follow steps below) then proceed to next step

2a.Roof  I.D number 10016 -  just use I.D number (do not put in C&W Insulations as it was entered incorrectly by SEAI) and press search and click in the box provided with e-mail address this is just to confirm our details.
2b. Cavity wall insulation - Do the same just I.D number 10016 and press search.
2c. Confirm and follow all steps, (DOW forms will be sent out to you in the post)
then proceed to next step

Step 3. Applicant details (your details) then proceed to next step

Step 4. Terms and conditions (4. T&C's) then proceed to next step

Step 5. Offer (this will let you know what you have applied for) then proceed to next step

Step 6. Confirmation.


Grant will be issued to you by post (if this is a rented property the forms will be sent there)

Grant offer remains for 6 months only

A homeowner is entitled to BER funding per house. It is advisable that you apply for and undertake all planned grant aided works at the same time to minimise the cost of multiple BER assessments