Advice Services

If you are having difficulty 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 on the left, and view our carefully selected links.

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

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Need fuel debt/money advice?

The British Gas Energy Trust provides grant funding to organisations offering specialist fuel debt/money advice services. Find you nearest funded advice organisation here.

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Local Advisers


British Gas Energy Trust Advice Services

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.

For help with your application form, please click to the right of this page for a list of Local Advisors and their contact details.




Bromley by Bow Centre

Tel: 020 8709 9737/9745
Email: eastendenergyfit@bbbc.org.uk
Address: St Leonard’s Street
London E3 3BT
www.bbbc.org.uk




Community Law Service

Tel: 01604 621038
Email: enquiries@communitylawservice.org.uk
Address: 49-53 Hazelwood Road
Northampton NN1 1LG
www.communitylawservice.org.uk




Energy Project Plus (The Wirrall, Merseyside)

Tel: 08000 430151
Email: fueldebtadvice@epplus.org
Address: Wirral Environment Centre
Falkland Road
Wallasey CH44 8ER
www.epplus.org.uk




Local Solutions (Liverpool, Merseyside)

Tel: 0800 988 2655
Email: fueldebt@localsolutions.org.uk
Address: Mount Vernon Green
Hall Lane
Liverpool L7 8TF
www.localsolutions.org.uk




Manchester Citizens Advice Bureau

Tel: 0161 672 1234
Email: energy@citizensadvicemanchester.org.uk
Address: Third Floor, Albert House
17 Bloom Street
Manchester, M1 3HZ
www.manchestercab.org




Money Matters Money Advice Centre (Glasgow)

Tel: 0141 445 5221
Email: energyteam@moneymattersweb.co.uk
Address: Orkney Street Enterprise Centre
Unit 118-20 Orkney Street
Glasgow. G51 2BX
www.moneymattersweb.co.uk




Preston & District CAB

Tel: 01772 883693
Email: bgetproject@preston.cabnet.org.uk
Address: Town Hall Annexe
Birley St
Preston PR1 2QE
www.adviceguide.org.uk




Riverside Advice (Cardiff)

Tel: 029 2034 1577
Email: bget@riverside-advice.co.uk
Address: 41a Lower Cathedral Road
Riverside
Cardiff CF11 6LW
www.riversideadvice.f2s.com




Speakeasy Advice

Tel: 02921 660789
Email: energy@speakeasyadvice.co.uk
Address: 166 Richmond Rd
Cardiff CF24 3BX
www.speakeasyadvice.co.uk




St Ann's Advice Group

Tel: 0115 950 6867
Email: info@stannsadvice.org.uk
Address: The Chase Neighbourhood Centre
Robin Hood Chase
Nottingham NG3 4EZ
www.stannsadvice.org.uk




St Helens CAB

Tel: 01744 732270
Email: bget@sthelenscab.org.uk
Address: Millennium Centre
Corporation Street
St Helens WA10 1HJ
www.sthelenscab.org.uk




The Zinthiya Ganeshpanchan Trust

Tel: 0116 287 2141
Email: zinthiya.trust@gmail.com
Address: 12 Bishop Street
Leicester LE1 6AF
www.zinthiyatrust.org