Winter Fuel Payments and Cold Weather Payments
The following Government schemes may be available to you if you are on certain benefits:
Winter Fuel Payments: This is a payment made to people over Pension Credit age to help with fuel costs.
Cold Weather Payments: If you are on certain benefits, you may be eligible for this benefit if the average temperature in your area falls to 0° Celsius or below for seven days in a row between 1 November and 31 March each year.
Read our Winter Fuel Payments guide
Read our Cold Weather Payments guide