Apply to get up to £85 towards your electricity or gas bill from the Local Assistance Scheme.
You must apply by 5pm on Friday 1 March 2019.
The maximum grant available is £85 per household depending on circumstances.
The Local Assistance Scheme only has a limited amount of money to pay for these grants.
Applications received after the closing date will not be processed. Successful applicants will not be notified of the outcome until after the closing date.
This scheme is open to anyone on a low income including pensioners and it doesn't matter if you receive help with your fuel costs from anywhere else.
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 Friday 1 March 2019. Applications received after this time will not be considered.
A letter notifying you of the outcome of your application will be sent to you. 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: 27 November 2018