Cost of living support

Colchester City Council is providing support for residents facing the cost of living crisis.

Energy Bills Support Scheme

The Government have announced that all households with a domestic electricity connection in Great Britain are eligible for the £400 discount. 

The £400 discount will be administered by suppliers and paid to consumers over 6 months with payments starting from October 2022, to ensure households receive financial support over the winter months

Further information can be found Energy Bills Support Scheme explainer.

Page last reviewed: 29 November 2021