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Support available with rising energy costs

We are aware that increases to the energy price cap and energy costs are putting pressure on household budgets. 

There are a number of places where you can get help and support, and a range of ways you may also be able to reduce your energy use.

Key points

If you are struggling with energy bills, here’s some things you can do:

  • Contact your energy supplier - they may be able to provide support or agree a payment plan
  • Check what schemes, grants and benefits may be available to you. If you are experiencing hardship through an unexpected emergency and have a low income, you may be eligible for a Crisis Grant to help with some of your living costs such as energy bills
  • Get debt advice
  • Make changes at home to help reduce your energy use

Help and advice for householders

There are a wide range of resources where you can find out more information and access additional help and advice: