Handy Person Scheme

What does it do?

What can we do?

  • replace tap washers
  • replace ball valves
  • fix grab rails
  • change door handles
  • replace light bulbs
  • unblock waste pipes
  • replace broken fittings
  • general minor repairs
  • ease doors & windows
  • fit smoke detectors
  • refit rainwater pipes
  • remove trip hazards
  • bleed radiators
  • fit security locks
We do not do:-
gardening, decorating or cleaning

Who it is for?

If you are over 60 years of age or if you are disabled or if you are in receipt of an income related benefit

Where it is available?

Local service (Great Yarmouth).

What it costs:

What does it cost?

If you receive an income related benefit the cost will be £10 per hour for labour plus the cost of materials used. If you are not entitled to an income related benefit, the cost will be £20 per hour for labour plus the cost of materials used.

How to access or apply for it:

Tel: 01493 846190
Or Contact via Email
Great Yarmouth Borough Council Town Hall, Hall Plain, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 2QF

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Info last updated:

30/03/2021