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Government Grants and Schemes


  • Winter Fuel Payment – a fuel payment for people born on or before 25 September 1956. 
  • Cold Weather Payment – a payment for every 7 days of very cold weather between November and March. 
  • Warm Home Discount – a discount for some people getting Pension Credit or some people in low-income household.
  • Household Support Fund – a funding package to help vulnerable households. You can contact your local council for advice and help on accessing the fund.

See if you can get paid to generate your own renewable power and heat through the:

  • Feed-in Tariff and Smart Export Guarantee
  • Boiler Upgrade Scheme -The government is providing grants to encourage property owners to install low carbon heating systems such as heat pumps. These grants can help property owners overcome the upfront cost of low carbon heating technologies.