Application round for the energy audit and building design grant has been closed as of September 1st, 2013 due to the exhaustion of funds.
For whom is the energy audit and building design grant suitable?
The grant is suitable for apartment and building associations or communities of apartment owners, who wish to apply for a grant for energy audits, as well as drafting of building designs necessary for the tasks performed according to the recommendations in the energy audit.
Grants are issued for energy audits and building designs of reconstruction work based on energy audit drafted from January 1st, 2007.
The maximum grant amount per one apartment building per calendar year is:
- energy audit grant up to 700 euros
- building design grant up to 5000 euros
What are the main terms?
- the grant is available for apartment associations formed in apartment buildings, building associations or communities of apartment owners in those
- the grant terms have been established with a regulation of the Minister of Economic Affairs and Communications
- the maximum amount of the grant is 50% of the cost of the expert evaluation, building design or energy audit of a building. At the moment of application for the grant, the document shall be ready and paid for 100%
- the minimum rate of self-financing is 50%, whereas other non-refundable grants by the state, local governments or other institutions or funds of the European Union are not considered as self-financing
How to apply for the energy audit and building design grant?
To apply for the grant, an electronic application with a digital signature shall be sent to the following e-mail address: toetused[a]kredex.ee (subject: energy audit) or by registered mail through Eesti Post.
Documents (copies) to be enclosed with the application:
- at least three price offers from providers of energy audit, building expert evaluation or building design
- building expert evaluation or the title page and explanatory part thereof, or an energy audit meeting the requirements (may be submitted also electronically on a CD or by e-mail)
- payment order(s) (need to have the archiving ID)
- for communities of apartment owners, a decision of assigning an administrator needs to be enclosed
A separate application shall be filled in for every document (energy audit, expert evaluation or building design).
In the event of questions regarding the energy audit and building design grant, please contact our client managers.