Winter Fuel Payment - You could get between £ 100 and £ 300 tax-free to help pay your heating bills if you were born on or before 5 May 1953. This is known as a 'Winter Fuel Payment'.
Cumbria Community Foundation Flood Recovery Grants - The Cumbria Flood Recovery Fund 2015 will provide financial assistance to help individuals and families who have been affected. Top up grants are also available.
Flood Re - Flood Re is designed to ensure affordable flood insurance is available for those homes at the highest risk of flooding.
Property Flood Resilience Scheme
Council Tax Relief Scheme - The Flooding Incident that this scheme applies to is where domestic properties have been flooded between the 3rd and the 11th December 2015 in Cumbria.
Business Rates Relief - The Council is offering a discount on NNDR (business rates) for businesses which have been affected by the flooding between December 3-11.
Property Resilience Grant - Carlisle - Flood affected Carlisle residents and businesses are being reminded that up to £ 5,000 is available to fund measures which improve a household or business property's resilience or resistance to flooding.
Council Tax Relief Scheme - Carlisle - Council Tax relief will be ongoing for those eligible for the scheme
Gas Safety Grants - Carlisle - Households in Carlisle are being encouraged to apply for free gas safety grants.
Property owner flood resilience grant - South Lakeland - Grants of up to £ 5K (inc. VAT) are available for householders and businesses flooded by Storm Desmond or Storm Eva (3 to 28 December 2015).
Council Tax relief scheme - South Lakeland - The flooding incident that this scheme applies to is where domestic properties have been flooded by the incidents Desmond and Eva in Cumbria.
Property Resilience Grant - This funding applies to properties flooded as a result of Storm Desmond and Storm Eva
Council Tax Discount Scheme for flooded properties - The 'Flooding Incident' that this scheme applies to is where domestic properties have been flooded between 3 and 28 December 2015 in Cumbria
Business Rates Relief Scheme - The scheme allows 100% rate relief for a three month period