Beware of Green Homes Grant scams, cold calls, phishing texts or emails

The government’s Green Homes Grant has just commenced and homeowners in England can now apply get up to £5,000 of vouchers for energy-efficient home improvements

To get a government voucher, you’ll need to complete an online application for a recommended home improvement, get a quote from a listed certified installer and have the quote approved. The work must completed by 31 March 2021.
Full details can be found here. Scam texts, calls and emails telling consumers they were legible for grants under the new scheme began before the scheme opened!
If you receive a cold call or letter from someone claiming to be able to help you with the new government grant, hang up and report the call to Action Fraud on  0300 123 2040.

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