Greener Homes Terms & Conditions
a. Applicants must be homeowners in Canada to be eligible for the Greener Homes Grant.
b. The property must be the primary residence of the applicant.
c. Eligibility criteria may be subject to change, and applicants are responsible for ensuring they meet the current requirements.
2. Grant Approval:
a. Approval of the Greener Homes Grant is subject to a thorough review of the application and compliance with all eligibility criteria.
b. The grant amount approved will be determined based on the energy efficiency improvements proposed and their potential impact.
3. Approved Improvements:
a. Eligible improvements include but are not limited to insulation, energy-efficient heating systems, and renewable energy installations.
b. All proposed improvements must comply with local building codes and regulations.
c. The grant recipient is responsible for obtaining all necessary permits and approvals for the proposed improvements.
4. Contractor Selection:
a. Contractors hired for the implementation of the approved improvements must be accredited and licensed as per local regulations.
b. The grant recipient is responsible for selecting a qualified and reputable contractor.
5. Grant Disbursement:
a. Grant funds will be disbursed in accordance with the agreed-upon schedule and milestones.
b. Proof of completion of each improvement, such as invoices and certifications, may be required before disbursement.
6. Reporting Requirements:
a. Grant recipients are required to submit progress reports and documentation as specified in the grant agreement.
b. Failure to provide the necessary documentation may result in a delay or cancellation of the grant.
7. Monitoring and Evaluation:
a. The program may conduct post-installation inspections to ensure the quality and effectiveness of the implemented improvements.
b. Grant recipients are obligated to cooperate with any monitoring and evaluation activities.
8. Grant Repayment:
a. In cases where improvements are not completed or do not meet the agreed-upon standards, the grant recipient may be required to repay all or part of the grant funds.
9. Program Changes:
a. The Greener Homes Grant program reserves the right to modify the terms and conditions, eligibility criteria, or grant amounts at any time.
10. Legal Compliance:
a. Grant recipients must comply with all applicable laws and regulations during the implementation of improvements.
By applying for the Greener Homes Grant, applicants acknowledge that they have read, understood, and agreed to abide by these terms and conditions. The program administrators reserve the right to reject any application that does not meet the specified criteria or requirements.