Argyll & Bute Council - Home Energy Efficiency Progammes for Scotland: Area Based Scheme (HEEPS: ABS)


The Argyll and Bute Home Energy Efficieny Programmes for Scotland: Area Based Scheme (HEEPS: ABS) is an insulation scheme which is available to owner occupiers and private rented householders in Council Tax Band A-C and D with a household income less than £20,000.


The measures available through the scheme:

  • Internal Wall Insulation
  • External Wall Insulation
  • Cavity Wall Insulation
  • Loft Insulation
  • Underfloor Insulation

The schemes level of funding are:

  • £6,500 for a flat
  • £7,000 for a terraced property
  • £7,500 for a semi-detached/detached property or if the property is on an island/very remote rural area regardless of property type.
  • Up tp £9,000 with a £1,000 contribution for island and very remote rural areas

NB All referrals should be made through Home Energy Scotland on the Freephone helpline: 0808 808 2282

Contact Us

Argyll and Bute Council Housing Services
Lorn House
Albany Street
PA34 4AR
Tel: 01586 559031

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm


We can provide information over the phone

Referral Conditions

Clients must be referred by another agency - and all referrals will require to go through the Home Energy Scotland Freephone helpline: 0808 808 2282

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