As part of the Local Assistance Scheme, we are now offering grants to assist eligible residents with fuel bills over the winter period.
You must apply by 5pm on Friday 24 February 2017.
The maximum grant available is £85 per household depending on circumstances.
Applications will be assessed on a first come first serve basis. The Local Assistance Scheme only has a limited amount of money to pay for these grants.
The scheme is open to all residents on low incomes, including pensioners, those on benefits and those with low earnings.
To support your application you must provide evidence of the following:
If you would like to apply, you can download and print the application form, or pick one up from the Civic Centre, or from any Council library.
Once you have completed the form and attached all the required documents, please send it to:
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
Local Assistance Scheme (Fuel Grants)
44 York Street
You can also drop your form off at the Civic Centre reception area.
Please note that applications must be received by 5pm on 24 February 2017. Applications received after this time will not be considered.
A letter notifying you of the outcome of your application will be sent to you in early April. If successful, the money will be credited directly to your electricity or gas account. No cash alternative is available.
If you have any further questions about the scheme please contact our Customer Service Team:
Telephone: 020 8891 1411
Updated: 17 January 2017