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Winter Fuel Payment claim form: EEA and Switzerland

Fill in this form to claim Winter Fuel Payment for winter 2022 to 2023 if you're living in an European Economic Area (EEA) country or Switzerland.

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You cannot get the payment if you live in countries where the average winter temperature is higher than the warmest region of the UK. These are:

  • Cyprus
  • France
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Malta
  • Portugal
  • Spain

If you live in an eligible EEA country or Switzerland, fill in the Winter Fuel Payment claim form for EEA or Swiss residents and the IPCF091 form if you’re a UK national or dual national. If you’re a UK national or dual national living in Ireland, you do not need to fill in the IPCF091 form.

Read more about who is entitled to a Winter Fuel Payment.

Claims will be accepted until 31 March 2023.

If you need this form in a different format

Contact the Winter Fuel Payment centre to ask for:

  • a printed copy of the form
  • a different format, such as large print, braille or audio CD
Published 30 August 2013
Last updated 1 August 2022 + show all updates
  1. Published the form to claim Winter Fuel Payment in some EEA countries and Switzerland for winter 2022 to 2023.

  2. Explained that the EEA Winter Fuel Payment claim form for winter 2022 to 2023 will be available at a later date.

  3. Added Welsh versions of claim forms for 2021 to 2022.

  4. Added the EEA Winter Fuel Payment claim form for winter 2021 to 2022. Also added the IPCF091 form which must be completed by UK nationals or dual nationals living in an eligible EEA country or Switzerland (except those living in Ireland) alongside the EEA Winter Fuel Payment claim form.

  5. Explained that the EEA Winter Fuel Payment claim form for winter 2021 to 2022 will be available at a later date.

  6. Added EEA and Switzerland Winter Fuel Payment claim form for winter 2020 to 2021.

  7. Explained that the EEA Winter Fuel Payment claim form for winter 2020 to 2021 will be available at a later date.

  8. Added Winter Fuel Payment claim form (EEA and Switzerland) for the winter period 2019 to 2020.

  9. Explained that the Winter Fuel Payment form for winter 2019 to 2020 will be available shortly.

  10. Added new EEA and Switzerland claim form for winter 2018 to 2019.

  11. Explained that the Winter Fuel Payment claim form for winter 2018 to 2019 will be available at a later date.

  12. Added the EEA claim form for Winter Fuel Payment 2017 to 2018.

  13. Explained that the Winter Fuel Payment form for winter 2017 to 2018 will be available shortly.

  14. Published claim form for winter 2016 to 2017.

  15. Added information about claiming a Winter Fuel Payment for the winter 2016 to 2017.

  16. Replaced Winter Fuel Payment claim form with one you can fill in on screen.

  17. Updated the claim form for winter 2015 to 2016.

  18. Published claim form for winter 2014 to 2015.

  19. Updated address to send claim forms to.

  20. New address for Winter Fuel Payment form.

  21. First published.