The British Gas Energy Trust is a registered charity which aims to help individuals and families in poverty, suffering or other distress who are struggling to pay their gas and/or electricity debts. Applications to the Trust are welcomed from anyone living within England, Scotland or Wales.
The Trust helps by giving grants to:
- clear gas and electricity debts.
- clear other priority household debts or purchase essential household items such as:
- boiler replacement
- energy efficient white goods
- funeral arrears
- bankruptcy and Further Assistance Payments (FAPs)