State aid for heating in the municipality of Rezekne continues

In order to reduce the negative impact on the income of the population due to the rapid rise in energy prices, a number of aid measures to cover heating and heating costs for households are foreseen in the country. Applications may be submitted electronically or on-the-spot.

In the municipality of Rezekne, on 23 November 2022, both both in the environment and in the face-to-face 8509 submissions. The amount paid by the energy allowance to 23 November 2022 is: 525 572,43 EUR.

The most frequent problems faced by the shortcomings of the legal documents from the applicants, for example, the immovable property is drawn up on a single natural person, but the applicant is another natural person and is not a mutually agreed permit/authorisation. There are cases where there are problems with updating information because the applicant has written incomplete contact information. Employees who are working with the examination of applications seek solutions and do not hesitate to take a decision.


If a wood is used for heating, which purchased from 1 May 2022 to 30 April 2023, the price level from which aid will start to be granted - 40 EUR/ber.m 3 (approximately EUR 35/MWh). The State will offset the cost increase of 50% (i.e. if the costs exceed 40 EUR/ber.m 3) but not more than 15 EUR/ber.m 3. The maximum amount of aid eligible for aid will be 35 ber.m 3 per household. The aid period is fixed from 1 May 2022 to 30 April 2023. Applications in the municipality will be submitted from 01.10.2022. to 30.04.2023.

If the heating uses granules or briquettes, or wood, the application shall be made from: 1 October 2022 to 30 April 2023. The maximum amount of aid per household is 10 tonnes.

If heating is provided by district heating, the aid will be automatically invoiced. Period of support from 1 October 2022 to 30 April 2023.

If electricity is used for heating, the time period for drawing up the application shall be from  1 October 2022 to 30 April 2023.

Stružānu parish residents living in multi-apartment houses with district heating provided BY SIA “Silent heat” are automatically applied to household invoices.

Information telephone number for communication with local government in general questions regarding receipt of aid - +371 25425006.

For more information, see: HERE. 

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