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What is the Social Housing Retrofit Accelerator?

Introducing the Social Housing Retrofit Accelerator

The Social Housing Retrofit Accelerator (SHRA) is a fully-funded support service to help social housing providers across England successfully bid into the Government’s £160m Social Housing Decarbonisation Fund (SHDF).

We offer a range of proven support which has been developed with and for the social housing sector by housing retrofit and grant application experts.

Who is delivering this programme?

Who is delivering this programme?

Funded by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), the service is delivered by the Greater London Authority via Turner & Townsend.

The Social Housing Retrofit Accelerator builds upon the Mayor of London’s successful Retrofit Accelerator – Homes which aims to transform the way London retrofits its ageing and energy-inefficient housing to create warm, affordable and ultra-low carbon homes.

Who can we support?

The SHRA is accessible to all social housing providers in England. Support provided will be relevant to the whole social housing sector, with a specific focus on those of you that can bid into the Government’s SHDF, like Local Authorities. If you are unsure whether you are eligible, please contact us.

Who can we support?

What support is available?

We want to help you to overcome the barriers to developing retrofit projects and increase your chances of successfully bidding for funding through the SHDF.

Our support covers a range of technical and bid management topics and is available through the Knowledge Hub on our website, at a comprehensive series of events and through one-to-one engagement for those of you leading SHDF bids.

Please check our events, one-to-one support and Knowledge Hub to find out more.

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