Keep warm this winter with a fuel grant

10th January 2017

If you're having trouble keeping warm this winter, you may be able to claim up to £85 towards your electricity or gas bill. The scheme is open to all residents on low incomes, including pensioners, those on benefits and those with low earnings.

To support your application you must provide evidence of the following:

  • Proof of any state benefits or pensions received, such as copies of bank/post office statements or DWP award letters.
  • A copy of your most recent Housing Benefit/Council Tax Reduction decision notice if you are entitled to either.
  • A copy of a letter, bill or statement from your energy supplier showing your account number.

For more information, or to apply, visit

You must apply by 5pm on Friday 24 February 2017.

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