Information for your finances

Financial Assistance

  • Universal credit helpline:
    • 0800 328 5644
  • Council Tax relief:
    • email:
    • 01293 438616
  • Losing their job, no income applying for council tax support/benefits:
    • email:
    • 01293 438611
  • Citizens Advice West Sussex Advice Line – if want to speak to someone independent about money matters/employment rights their rights 0344 477 1171

Emergency Fuel Voucher Scheme

Are you a Sussex resident?
Do you have a prepayment meter?

You may be entitled to an emergency fuel voucher. The scheme is for those with prepayment meters facing financial crisis and vulnerable, e.g. disabled; young children in household; carer.

Vouchers are issued by the local Citizens Advice or call 0344 477 1171.

For more information visit Arun & Chichester Citizens Advice website.