Home Heating Grant Application

A Home Heating Grant of £500 to assist with fuel costs is available to permanent residents in the Strathnairn Community Council area who are:

  1. in receipt of Pension Credit; OR
  2. in receipt of Universal Credit; OR
  3. spending over 10% of their Net Household Income (based on Scottish Government definitions) on fuel costs.

Only one application per household, per calendar year, is permitted.

Your application is strictly confidential. Your details will only be available to the fund secretary and two Directors needed to authorise payment.

Home Energy Scotland provide free advice and support on reducing bills and keeping your home warm. They can be contacted on 0808 808 2282 or www.homeenergyscotland.org. Additional support may be available via Highland Council to households with a low income. For more information contact the Council’s Welfare Support Team on 0800 090 1004.

Please complete the online form below or download word/PDF copy and email to cosec@strathnairncbf.com or send to SCBF, PO Box 5783, Inverness, IV1 9EW

Home Heating Grant


Home heating grant 2022 application form FINAL

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Home heating grant 2022 application form FINAL

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Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 2 files.
Please attach a copy of correspondence confirming entitlement and go to the end of the form to accept the declaration.
The maximum Net Household Income (C), in the past 12 months, for claiming this grant is: Couple with two children £24,471; Single of working age person, no children £10,745; Couple of working age, no children £18,455; Single pensioner £10,140; Couple pensioner £16,080. The maximum Net Household Income is defined by the Scottish Government.
Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 2 files.
Attach a copy of a recent energy bill to verify your address. If you have a prepayment meter you may attach an alternative proof of address such as a council tax bill or bank statement.

By submitting this application you agree to allow SCBF to retain your personal data in order to process your application. It will use the information you give it to help assess your application and administer any grant it awards you. More information about how SCBF processes your data is available in its Privacy Notice which can be viewed here

• I am a permanent resident of the Strathnairn Community Council area.
• I declare that the information included in this application is correct.
• I understand that I may be contacted by SCBF to provide additional information.
• I understand that the decision made by SCBF is final.