Get help with savings if you’re on a low income (Help to Save)

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How to apply

You need a Government Gateway user ID and password to set up a Help to Save account. If you do not already have a user ID you can create one when you sign in for the first time.

You’ll need your National Insurance number or postcode and 2 of the following:

  • a valid UK passport
  • a UK photocard driving licence issued by the DVLA (or DVA in Northern Ireland)
  • a payslip from the last 3 months or a P60 from your employer for the last tax year
  • details of a tax credit claim, if you made one
  • details from a Self Assessment tax return in the last 2 years, if you made one
  • information held on your credit record, if you have one (such as loans, credit cards or mortgages)

You’ll be asked to provide your UK bank details when you apply.

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Sign in

Sign in to your Help to Save account if you already have one.