Park home residents are now eligible to apply for a £140 annual rebate on energy bills to those in or at risk of fuel poverty in Great Britain.
Up until now most people living in park homes did not qualify for Warm Home Discount (WHD) rebates because their energy suppliers' contract is often with the site owner, not the individual residents.
This has now changed following a successful pilot scheme in 2015-16, developed by Ofgem E-Serve, energy suppliers and Charis Grants.
As the WHD is designed to support vulnerable consumers, recipients must meet one of the eligibility criteria set out below.
To qualify for a payment, park home residents are required to meet one of the following criteria, in addition to paying council tax at the property:
Park home residents can apply for the rebate online or by calling the Charis Park Homes hotline on 0330 380 1040.
Successful applicants will then be sent a cheque totalling £140 to help with energy costs.
And includes one of the following: