Otago - we're your local one-stop-shop for home energy efficiency



100Th House Dunedin

Our Dunedin & Central Otago team

Smart Energy Solutions operates throughout Otago, including Central Otago, led by Brett Allcock, providing FREE home energy assessments to assist homeowners in lowering power bills and creating warmer, drier and healthier homes.

We can recommend which energy efficiency products will have the most impact on your comfort, energy efficiency and electricity bills. We offer a full range of products including ceiling & underfloor insulation, heat pumps, home ventilation systems, heat transfer units, hot water management, thermal window film, LED downlights and more for new and existing homes.  

Read below about what insulation funding and other financial options are available.

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Otago homeowners and landlords can get:

  • 60% insulation subsidies for Otago homeowners occupying a home built pre-2000*
  • 75% insulation subsidies for Otago homeowners and landlords of homes built pre-2000* under the EECA Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes programme* with:
    • a named tenant or homeowner with a valid Community Services Card or Community Services Card-endorsed SuperGold Card; or
    • a named tenant or homeowner with a demonstrable income-related or has a high health need*.

Central Lakes homeowners and landlords can get:

  • 50% insulation subsidies for Central Lakes homeowners or tenants occupying a home built pre-2000 who don't meet EECA's criteria*, or
  • 55% insulation subsidies for landlords or owner-occupiers of homes built pre-2000 under the EECA Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes programme* with:
    • a named tenant or homeowner with a valid Community Services Card or Community Services Card-endorsed SuperGold Card; or
    • a named tenant or homeowner with a demonstrable income-related or has a high health need*.

Funding is subject to availability so it's first in, first served. Don't delay, contact us today.  

Other options include:

  • Statements of Insulation for rentals are required now - we can help ensure you comply with the new legislation;
  • Dunedin City Council's Warm Dunedin programme which lets you put the costs of insulation and a heat pump (as long as insulation is done first) on your rates and pay it back over up to 10 years;
  • Mortgage top-ups and Q Card finance to help towards making your home warmer, drier, healthier and more energy efficient now.

Or if you're not sure where to start or what you need, book a FREE Home Energy Plan - it's free advice without obligation so you can make an informed decision on the best energy investments for your home. 

Contact us today to book a visit from one of our experienced sales advisors to find out more.


* Ceiling & Underfloor Insulation funding is available for eligible homes built pre-2000, conditions apply as part of EECA's Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes Programme. This funding is provided by EECA, the Otago Community Trust and Central Lakes Trust and Smart Energy Solutions' own Cozy Kiwi Fund for homes built pre-2000. For ‘demonstrable income-related need’ EECA will accept a Community Services Card rejection letter from the Ministry of Social Development stating that the applicant is no more than $20,000 above the threshold for receiving a Community Services Card. Also one or more occupants of the house has a referral from a medical practitioner registered with the Medical Council of NZ or a nurse registered with the Nursing Council of NZ stating that the occupant suffers from a respiratory illness.

Need information or a quote?

We give free advice and quotes on a range of home energy efficiency products.  Contact us and our friendly team will be in touch to discuss product, subsidies & other finance solutions for your home.  We make it easy!

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Our customers have said...

You guys were great

You guys were great. Good advice and communication up front. Fast and easy installation. Perfect!

Steve, Otago

Customer oriented

SES is true to its brand promise! Smart Energy Solutions is not just providing energy efficient solutions but has smart people who know and do their job well, with a high standard of workmanship and customer oriented in their dealings with clients. Also, please extend our gratitude to the management of EECA, Otago Community Trust and Cozy Kiwi. No words are enough to express our gratitude. Again, thank you!

Glenn & Jem, Dunedin

Everything done to perfection

Their work was very efficient. Everything done to perfection. Very well mannered and everything explained. No mess and that was excellent.

Dorothy, Central Otago

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64 Sturdee Street,
Dunedin Central,
9016

0800 888 766

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