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Rewiring grant for existing buildings

  • 16-03-2023 9:45am
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    Registered Users Posts: 240 ✭✭


    Just wondering if anyone has ever gone for this grant, is it worth while going for it or are specs etc so high that it’s a waste of time? Also can you get any registered Electrician to do it or do they have to be on an approved list for these grants aswell, not a major job I’m thinking of doing just lighting in 2 sheds and a few sockets



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  • Registered Users Posts: 2,542 ✭✭✭Cavanjack


    Yeah got a shed rewired under it a few years ago. Just any reci electrician can do it afaik.

    Worked out well money wise too. I’ve never regretted doing a grant job. It makes you go that extra bit further.



  • Registered Users Posts: 240 ✭✭lmk123


    Good man thank you



  • Registered Users Posts: 1,018 ✭✭✭onrail


    What scheme is this lads? TAMS? I've a couple of sheds badly in need of rewiring that the aul fella has flatly refused to get done.



  • Registered Users Posts: 18,100 ✭✭✭✭Bass Reeves


    It's down at the bottom of the list under farm safety. It will not be great for a small job.

    It's a little less than 250+ vat per 20' wide standard bay. If it a for bay shed it's would be a great help or where you want to do a number of sheds maybe. For small jobs it will not be as helpful.

    Other issues remember any shed being rewired will have to have planning.

    Slava Ukrainii



  • Registered Users Posts: 837 ✭✭✭dohc turbo2


    I did it back in 2015,was a safety grant at the time, got calving gates and all the old sheds rewired new lights, and a shed I was after putting up, got 40% back on it, well worth it



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