Home maintenance and repairs

Do you need financial help to repair or alter the house you’re in so you can carry on living in it?

It’s important to feel your home is warm, comfortable and safe. Energywise provide financial assistance to help you make energy efficiency improvements to your home.

If you live in your own home, you might be able to get financial assistance to help with repairs and maintenance from Work and Income, Senior Services or StudyLink.

Kāinga Whenua loans can be used for repairs and maintenance on an existing house on multiple-owned Māori land.