Wood Stove and Fireplace Conversion Assistance Program

State of Utah HB357 Program for
Salt Lake County, Box Elder County, Weber County, and Davis County

Registration will take place on this webpage on the dates specified below on a first come, first served basis!

Reservations can fill very quickly!
Refresh the event page at the designated time.

Note: Gas fireplaces (with or without gas logs) are NOT eligible!

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Note: registration only requires basic contact information to verify that you live in the targeted areas.

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2020 Registration Schedule

Registrations open at 6:00 a.m.

Box Elder County (all areas west of the Wasatch Mountain Range)

  • March 2-4, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 50 awards
  • June 1, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 50 awards

Weber County (all areas west of the Wasatch Mountain Range)

Davis County

  • March 11, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 150 awards
  • June 29, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 150 awards

Salt Lake County

  • February 3, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 150 awards
  • March 2, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 25 awards (limited to homes in zip code 84123)
  • April 6, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 100 awards
  • May 4, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 25 awards (limited to homes in zip code 84047)
  • June 1, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 25 awards (limited to homes in zip code 84105)
  • July 13, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 100 awards
  • August 3, 2020 at 6 a.m. for 25 awards (limited to homes in zip code 84116)

Contact Information

Program Eligibility

Financial incentives are currently available for homeowners who reside in Salt Lake, Davis, Box Elder and Weber counties and who wish to:

  • Exchange an operational wood stove (including pellet) for a gas stove (natural gas or propane); or
  • Convert an operational wood burning fireplace (no gas logs) to a gas fireplace (natural gas or propane) (Note: this program only applies to gas inserts, NOT gas logs); or
  • Convert an operational wood burning fireplace or wood stove to an electric appliance.

Program Summary

  • Limit 1 award per household.
  • Program does not apply to rental and commercial properties.
  • Fireplaces must be operational wood burning. Gas logs are not eligible.
  • Retroactive projects are not eligible. You must have a valid award in hand before beginning this program.
  • Award recipients must use DAQ approved vendors. The award voucher includes a list of cooperating vendors.
  • Wood stoves must be removed and recycled by the program vendor.
Option Award Amount
Low-Income Households Non Low-Income Households
1 Converting a wood stove or fireplace to a propane or natural gas fueled appliance (program excludes gas logs). Up to $4,000 Up to $2,800
2 Converting a wood stove or fireplace to an electric appliance. Up to $2,000 Up to $1,000

Award covers the cost to:

  • Extend electricity and/or gas to the appliance within the house. The grant does not pay for electricity/gas line installation to the residence.
  • The new appliance and installation.

The grant Does Not pay for remodeling and finishing work.

Low-income Household Qualifications

Applicants may request low-income status if the total household adjusted gross income is equal to or below the levels below.

Number of Dependents Total Household Adjusted Gross Income
1 $31,225
2 $42,275
3 $53,325
4 $64,375
5 $75,425
6 $86,475
7 $97,525
8 $108,575
Additional dependent add $11,050

Program Instructions and Funding

Award voucher are valid for 30-days from the date of issuance unless the recipient enters into contract with a program approved vendor. Once you enter into contract with an approved vendor, you must give the vendor your award voucher for processing. The vendor will reduce the cost of the purchase per the DAQ award voucher at the time of purchase. Reimbursements are paid directly to the DAQ approved vendors.

The project must be completed within 100-days of receiving an award; otherwise, the award voucher is automatically voided.

Federal Grant Program for Utah County and Cache County Only

The Utah Division of Air Quality (DAQ), through a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has developed a wood smoke reduction incentive program for homeowners to reduce wintertime pollution from wood burning in the seven counties that currently fail to meet National Ambient Air Quality Standard for fine particulates.

Registration will take place on this webpage on the dates specified below on a first come, first served basis!

Reservations can fill very quickly!
Refresh the event page at the designated time.

Note: Gas fireplaces (with or without gas logs) are NOT eligible!

Take Note Take Note

Note: registration only requires basic contact information to verify that you live in the targeted areas.

Refresh the event page when registrations open

When it is time for registrations to open, it can be helpful to do a “hard refresh” in your browser in order to see the registration form. For many browsers, a hard refresh is shift+cntrl+r (Windows) or shift+cmd+r (Mac).

  • Note: some registrations fill up very quickly. In the past, some have filled in under 3 minutes! Be sure to complete all of the required form fields.

Refresh the registration page that looks like this when it is time for registration to begin

Refresh the registration page that looks like this when it is time for registration to begin

Open Registration Schedule for Cache County

Registration for awards on this webpage will take place on the following schedule:

  • March 2-5, 2020 at 6 a.m. and ends when 75 awards are registered.
  • June 2-4, 2020 at 6 a.m. and ends when 25 awards are registered.
  • August 11-13, 2020 at 6 a.m. and ends when 25 awards are registered.
  • October 20-22, 2020 at 6 a.m. and ends when 75 awards are registered.

Open Registration Schedule for Utah County

Registration for awards on this webpage will take place on the following schedule:

  • March 3, 2020 at 6 a.m. and ends when 70 awards are registered.
  • May 5, 2020 at 6 a.m. and ends when 70 awards are registered.
  • August 18, 2020 at 6 a.m.: pending available funding.

Program Summary

Financial incentives are available for homeowners who reside in Cache County and who wish to:

  • Exchange an operational wood stove (including pellet) for a gas stove (natural gas or propane);
  • Convert an operational fireplace to a gas fireplace (natural gas or propane); or
  • Exchange an operational uncertified wood stove for an EPA certified wood stove.

NOTE: This program only applies to gas inserts, NOT gas logs.

Rebate Amounts for Wood Smoke Reduction Program

Tier

Device Change-out

Rebate Amount

Low-income households

Non low-income households

1 Any operational wood stove/insert or open fireplace to natural gas- or propane-fueled appliance. Wood stoves MUST be recycled by our vendor as part of this program $3,800 $2,800
2 Operational uncertified wood stove/insert to EPA-certified wood stove/insert. Uncertified wood stove MUST be recycled by our vendor as part of this program $500 $500

The grant Does Not pay for remodeling and finishing work.

Low-income Household Qualifications:

Applicants may request low-income status if the total household income is equal to or below the levels below.

Number of exemptions on your federal tax return Adjusted Gross Household Income
1 $31,225
2 $42,275
3 $53,325
4 $64,375
5 $75,425
6 $86,475
7 $97,525
8 $108,575
Additional exempt add $11,050

Eligibility

Applicants must be the legal owner of the home. Commercial and rental properties are not eligible. Homes must be located within Cache County.

  • Applicants are limited to 1 incentive award per household.
  • Wood stoves must be operational.
  • All purchases, installation, and decommissioning work must be performed by a DAQ authorized dealer. A list of authorized dealers will be included in the award document.

NOTE: Retroactive projects are not eligible. You must have a valid award in hand before beginning this program.

Program Instructions and Funding

Applications are reviewed in the order they are received. Eligible applicants are issued an award voucher that expire 30-days from the date of issuance unless the recipient enters into contract with a program approved vendor. Vouchers are automatically voided after 30-days. The project under this program must be completed within 100-days of receiving an award; otherwise, the award voucher is automatically voided.

Once you enter into contract with our approved vendor, you must give the vendor your award voucher for processing. The vendor will reduce the cost of the purchase per the DAQ award voucher at the time of purchase. Reimbursements are paid directly to the DAQ approved vendors.

Contact Information