Home Energy Conservation Act (1995) (HECA) Report
The Home Energy Conservation Act (1995) recognises local authorities' ability to use their position to improve the energy efficiency of all residential accommodation owner-occupied, privately rented and social housing) in their areas.
The Government requires local housing authorities to develop an action plan and report to the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. The requirements of the HECA legislation potentially impacts any household whose home needs improvement in terms of energy efficiency.
A copy of Test Valley Borough Council's action plan which details what areas for improvement the Council will be working towards is available to download on this page.