supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
  • DWP - Warm Home Discount Scheme

    Created: 02/12/2022
    News/Events Category: General News

    A new online tool is available to make it easier for the public to check if they are eligible for the Warm Home Discount, which provides eligible low-income and vulnerable households with a £150 discount off their energy bills.  

    The online tool will guide customers through the eligibility criteria in England and Wales, asking questions about electricity supply, the benefits they receive and characteristics of their property. After answering the questions, customers will be told whether their property meets the high energy cost criteria. 

    All customers will receive a letter between November and mid-January confirming their eligibility and the payment will be made automatically through energy suppliers by March 2023.  

    The Government is also writing to customers who may be eligible, advising them to use the tool to check eligibility, as well as using the helpline for particularly complex cases.   

    What now?
    See other news/events in the General News category
    Go to the main News page
    Tell us about your own news

Suggest an update/report an error/enquire about this page

News/Events Categories:

Children and Families (93 items)
Climate/Environment (5 items)
Community Events (14 items)
Consultations (9 items)
Employability (38 items)
Funding and Finance (41 items)
FVA News (8 items)
General News (11 items)
Goods, Donations and Services (3 items)
Governance (6 items)
Health and Social Care (77 items)
Job Vacancies (13 items)
Partnerships, Networks and Forums (28 items)
Social Enterprise (1 item)
Training and Learning (70 items)
Volunteering (36 items)

Go to the main News page

Share your news/events

It's free! Tell us about your event, news, training, vacancy etc. by completing a short form and we'll add it to our e-bulletins and website - accessed by thousands of people every month.

Sign up to our e-bulletins

Subscribe to our e-bulletins today to keep up-to-date with all of the latest news and events across Fife's Third Sector.

Sign up for e-bulletins now