A new grant scheme has been set up to help households with the cost of replacing lead pipes and fittings. The grant is means-tested and can cover up to 80% of the costs of replacing lead pipes. The maximum grant payable is €4,000.
|Household income||% of approved costs available||Maximum grant available|
|Up to €50,000||80%||€4,000|
|€50,001 – €75,000||50%||€2,500|
|In excess of €75,000||No grant is payable||No grant is payable|