Energy, heating and light

Information and advice on paying energy and utility bills.

Energy saving service

Northamptonshire Energy Saving Service (N.E.S.S.) offers a full benefit check and independent advice on claiming additional income. It provides:

  • advice on managing your energy bills
  • help to check your energy bill tariffs
  • energy efficiency advice
  • free energy saving devices
  • advice on financial entitlements including grants and regular income

Visit Northants Warm Homes for further information.

Energy grants

For help with energy grants visit the GOV.UK website and use the online calculator.

Problems paying bills

If you are having problems paying your bills or you have utility debt contact your supplier, they can suggest options to help you repay your arrears at a suitable rate for you. 

You can get independent money advice from:

If you require legal advice you can contact the Community Law Service on 01604 623708 or visit their website:

For further help or advice with utility tariffs, utility enquires or concerns, contact:

Support to help people keep warm

Age UK have information on keeping warm in winter.