Sanday Heating Survey 2023

Please take part in a quick survey about how you heat your home. The information provided will help us understand the needs of our community and to explain and demonstrate to the government and key organisations the real-world challenges faced by island residents.

The survey is completely anonymous, you do not have to provide any personal information but do get in touch if you have any questions about the survey, if you are struggling to keep warm, or would like general information on any help that is available. All enquiries are handled in complete confidence.

A. Your Home

A1. What type of construction is your home?

A2. How many bedrooms does your home have?

A3. How many people live in the home?

A4. How old is your home?

B. Your Heating

B1. How is your home heated? (Tick all that apply)

B2. What sources of energy do you use? (Tick all that apply)

B3. When your heating is on how effective is it? (Regardless of if you can afford to use it or not)?

B4. Does your home suffer from any of the following?

B5. How old is your heating system?

B6. Are you planning to replace your heating system?

B7. Overall, what are your views of your heating system? (Tick all that apply)

B8. What are your views about climate change, net zero targets and energy efficiency? (Tick all that apply)

C. Your Costs

C1. How affordable is it for you to use your heating?

C2. How mindful are you of your heating costs? (Tick all that apply)

C3. Do you know the price you pay for unit of energy and what tariff you are on? (Tick all that apply)

C4. How helpful was the cost-of-living fund provided by the Sanday Development Trust (Tick all that apply)

C5. Do you have any other comments you would like to add?

Thank You