Help to Pay

Who can get help?

Customers in receipt of Pension Credit.

What help is provided?

Water and Sewerage bills are capped at £256.20 for one person or £361.80 if there are two people in the household receiving pension credit.

How can I apply?

Apply direct to the company: http://www.unitedutilities.com/apply-for-help-to-pay-scheme.aspx

Other Social Tariff – Support Tariff

Customers who are in arrears and receiving certain benefits can apply to have bills limited.

Eligible customers will have bill capped at level determined by circumstances

https://www.unitedutilities.com/services/your-bill/difficulty-paying-your-bill/

Back on Track

Who can get help?

Customers who are receiving income related benefits and are either:

  • In arrears with previous years’ water charges

or

  • able to demonstrate a change in circumstances due to COVID-19 has resulted in a reduction in income and ability to pay water bill.

What help is provided?

Eligible customers will have bills reduced to between £120.60 and £482.40

https://www.unitedutilities.com/services/your-bill/difficulty-paying-your-bill/