White goods replacement scheme

What is on offer?

If you are eligible for the scheme and your white goods are over 8 years old, you may be able to receive a free replacement for your white goods. These will be replaced with newer more efficient models which will help reduce your energy use. This is a like for like replacement scheme so you will have to be in possession of a white good to have it replaced. The following white goods are available for replacement:

  • Electric cooker
  • Freezers
  • Fridges
  • Washing machines

Who is it available to?

The free white goods replacement scheme is available to those on low income or income support. It doesn’t matter if you’re a homeowner, privately renting or renting from the council as long as you’re responsible for your white goods. You will need to be referred into the scheme. Please find the eligibility below.

  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Pension Guarantee Credit
  • Child Tax Credit / Working Tax Credit
  • Universal Credit
  • Housing Benefit


  • Total annual household income less than £31,000
Washing machine
White goods

How can I get my white goods replaced?

You have to be referred into this scheme through The Energy and Money Saving Service. Click below to find out more.

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