Energy Efficiency, Deep Retrofit and Grants

  • Does the Council give any Grants for Energy Efficiency?

    No, the Council does not give out any grants for energy related improvements.

    Grants are provided by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI).

    SEAI website:-


  • SEAI Deep Retrofit Programme for Domestic Properties?

    Galway City Council has no plans to make an application to SEAI under the Deep Retrofit Programme. Persons interested in the scheme can contact one of the Energy Agencies in the country to see if they would include the property in any application that they may make.

    Under the programme, a local authorities or local energy agencies may make an application on behalf of 5 or more private homeowners. As the location of the properties included in an application can be anywhere in Ireland, another local authority or energy agency making an application may be willing to include a property under their application.


  • Galway Energy Agency?

    Galway Energy Agency as a separate entity does not exist.

    All queries regarding energy to be submitted to Email:


  • Sustainable Energy Community – Galway Energy Transition

    SEAI on their website provide information that there is a Sustainable Energy Community with address City Hall, College Road, Galway.

    This SEC is not currently operating.

    Any queries regarding the SEC to be email


  • City Council Contacts

    Paul Batty, Executive Engineer - 091 536441