British / Scottish Gas Energy Trust

The Trust can help people by giving grants to clear domestic energy debts; & clear other essential household debts

Services provided:

The British Gas Energy Trust helps individuals and families living in fuel poverty or other suffering or distress who are struggling with their gas and/or electricity debts by awarding grants to clear those debts.

The Trust awards grants to individuals and families to:

  • Clear domestic gas and energy debts and other household debts, e.g. rent arrears, council tax debts
  • Purchase essential household items, e.g. washing machines, cookers
  • Provide other forms of financial assistance, e.g. bankruptcy deposits, funeral expenses.

How to apply for a Grant:

The easiest way for an individual to apply is via the Trust’s online application form.

Alternatively an application form can be downloaded and submitted via the Trust’s freepost address.



British Gas Energy Trust
PO Box 42

Phone: 01733 421 060
Fax: 01733 421 020

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