Pay your bill to the Income Collection Service
Pensioners on low income and people in residential care
If you are a pensioner on low income or in residential care, find out what your payment options are.
Pensioners on a low income
The Pension Service
- Telephone: 0800 991 234
- Direct number: 0845 606 0265
Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance
Department for Works and Pension Office
- Telephone: 0845 377 6001
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or contact your local office where your benefit claim is assessed.
People in Residential Care
Deferred Payments Scheme
Moving into permanent residential accommodation or residential care?
You might be able to 'defer' or put off a part of your payment for permanent residential accommodation in exchange for granting the Council a legal charge on your main or only residence.
Help with annual service charge and major works
If you are a pensioner on a low income, you may be entitled to pension credit.
Those in receipt of Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance may be entitled to assistance from the Department for Works and Pension.