Approved products must meet certain requirements

Insulation and heating programmes such as Warmer Kiwi Homes and various local council programmes offer products from an approved products list. Products can be added to the list if they meet certain requirements.

Approved products lists for Warmer Kiwi Homes

Approved heat pump products [PDF, 432 KB]

Approved insulation products [XLS, 186 KB]

Approved products lists for Council Funding Programmes 

Approved heat pump products [XLSX, 92 KB]

Approved insulation products [XLS, 186 KB]

Approved gas space heating products [XLSX, 73 KB] 

See the requirements to be accepted onto the list

Heat pump approval policy for council funding programmes [DOC, 337 KB]

Gas space heater approval policy for council funding programmes [PDF, 412 KB]

Insulation approval policy for council funding programmes [PDF, 644 KB]

Ministry for the Environment's list of authorised wood burners(external link)

Apply to be on a list

If your product meets the requirements, you can apply to have it added to the list. EECA requires test information for products used in programmes it administers.

Email star@eeca.govt.nz with the information set out in the relevant policy.

Council funding programmes

These councils help ratepayers to pay for insulation and/or heating through programmes such as ‘voluntary targeted rates’, where the cost of installation is added to their rates bill and paid off over time.

Bay of Plenty Regional Council(external link)

Clutha District Council(external link)

Dunedin City Council(external link)

Environment Canterbury Regional Council(external link)

Greater Wellington Regional Council(external link)

Hawke's Bay Regional Council(external link)

Environment Southland(external link)

Marlborough District Council(external link)

New Plymouth District Council(external link)

South Taranaki District Council(external link)