Cold Weather Payments

Due to the recent cold weather, ‘Cold Weather Payments’ have been triggered in Hazel Grove constituency. Payments are made automatically to those that are entitled to them.

These are one-off payments made to certain recipients of Income Support, income-based Jobseekers Allowance, income-related Employment Support Allowance, Universal Credit, or Pension Credit during periods of very cold weather.

You can get further details on the payment here: https://www.gov.uk/cold-weather-payment/eligibility