Advice Services

If you are having difficulties dealing with debt problems, you should seek specialist advice. Before seeing an advisor about money issues, it is useful to make a complete list of your debts and work out your income and expenditure. Please select a category from the menu underneath, and view our carefully selected links.

BGET Trust Local Advisors

The Trust provides specialist fuel debt advice services via funded Local Advisors within a number of organisations based  in England, Scotland and Wales.

The British Gas Energy Trust provides grants to organisations to:

  • Provide free and impartial holistic money and debt prevention advice with a particular emphasis on the relief and prevention of fuel poverty.
  • Raise awareness of the Trust and the help provided by it to individuals and other advice agencies.
  • Increase the quality of applications submitted to the Trust.
  • Submit quality applications to grant making schemes on behalf of eligible clients.
  • Signpost appropriate clients to energy efficiency advice.

To apply for a grant either complete an online application or send your completed applications to: FREEPOST BRITISH GAS ENERGY TRUST

If you would like some help completing your application, then please see a list of BGET Local Advisors below.


Bromley by Bow Centre

Tel: 020 8709 9737/9745
Address: St Leonard’s Street
London E3 3BT


Community Law Service

Tel: 01604 621038
Address: 49-53 Hazelwood Road
Northampton NN1 1LG


Citizens Advice Northumberland (Morpeth Office)

Tel: 0300 303 1931 (option 2)
Address: 28-32 Bridge Street
Northumberland NE61 1NL


Energy Project Plus (The Wirrall, Merseyside)

Tel: 08000 430151
Address: Wirral Environment Centre
Falkland Road
Wallasey CH44 8ER


Local Solutions (Liverpool, Merseyside)

Tel: 0800 988 2655
Address: Mount Vernon Green
Hall Lane
Liverpool L7 8TF


Manchester Citizens Advice Bureau

Tel: 0161 672 1234
Address: Third Floor, Albert House
17 Bloom Street
Manchester, M1 3HZ


Money Matters Money Advice Centre (Glasgow)

Tel: 0141 445 5221
Address: Orkney Street Enterprise Centre
Unit 118-20 Orkney Street
Glasgow. G51 2BX



Preston & District CAB

Tel: 01772 882416
Address: Town Hall Annexe
Birley St
Preston PR1 2QE


Riverside Advice (Cardiff)

Tel: 029 2034 1577
Address: 41a Lower Cathedral Road
Cardiff CF11 6LW


Shelter Birmingham

Tel: 0344 515 1800
Address: 4th Floor Gateway House
50-53 High Street
Birmingham B4 7SY


Shelter Lancashire

Tel: 0344 5151831
Address: 69 Preston New Road
Lancashire BB2 6AY



Shelter Norwich

Tel: 0344 515 1860
Address: Whitefriars House
52 Fishergate
Norwich NR3 1SE


Shelter Manchester

Tel: 0344 515 1640
Address: 5 Samuel Ogden Street
Manchester  M1 7AX


Speakeasy Advice Centre

Tel: 029 2045 3111
Address: 166 Richmond Rd
Cardiff CF24 3BX


St Ann's Advice Group

Tel: 0115 950 6867
Address: The Chase Neighbourhood Centre
Robin Hood Chase
Nottingham NG3 4EZ


St Helens CAB

Tel: 0344 8269694
Address: Millennium Centre
Corporation Street
St Helens WA10 1HJ


Talking Money

Tel: 0117 954 3990
Address: 1 Hide Market
West St
St Philips
Bristol BS2 0BH


The Zinthiya Ganeshpanchan Trust

Tel: 0116 254 5168
Address: 12 Bishop Street
Leicester LE1 6AF

Apply For A Grant

The easiest way for an individual to apply is via the Trust’s online application form

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