Apply for energy bill support if you do not get it automatically

This service is now closed.

What you need to know

If you applied before the service closed, you’ll be told about the progress of the application by email or letter. You should get a response within 6 weeks.

Your local council will check you live at the address you applied for.

If you’re eligible, your council will arrange a one-off payment. You do not need to repay this money.

Read the energy bill support scheme privacy notice (Great Britain) to find out how the information you provided will be used.