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 Energy and Climate Change. 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 report, together with an action list which highlights the priorities for action in the first year is available to download at the bottom of this page.