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Winter Payments

Winter Fuel Payment

Winter Fuel Payment

The Winter Fuel Payment is a government initiative which provides an annual tax-free payment of between £100 and £300 to help you pay your heating costs. Payments are generally made between November and January.

For more information, visit Age UK


Cold Weather Payment

Cold Weather Payment

If the average temperature in your area is recorded as, or forecast to be, 0°C or below over 7 consecutive days, then if you’re eligible for a Cold Weather Payment, you’ll receive £25 for each 7 day period of very cold weather between 1 November and 31 March.

For more information, visit Age UK