The Government guidelines are very specific about who is and isn't eligible for the Watersure Scheme
First and foremost your property must be billed via a water meter.
The amount of you bill must exceed the Watersure capped charge which at the moment stands at around £310.00 per year.
Where as the UNCAPPED is aprox £1400 per yaer or considerably MORE
A resident of the household must be in receipt of at least one of the following benefits
Income Based Job seekers Allowance
Council Tax Benefit
Child Tax Credit (except in receipt of the family element only)
Working Tax Credit
The person who receives the Benefit must be responsible for at least three children under the 19 years, who must be permanently resident in the household,
You may also be eligible if you or someone who lives with you suffers from and is being treated for one for the following medical conditions:
-Desquamation (flaky skin disease)
-Weeping skin disease (eczema,psoriasis, varicose, ulceration)
- Abdominal stomas
-Renal failure requiring dialysis at home, unless a contribution to the cost of water consumed in the process of dialysis during the billing period is made by the health authority
-Any other medical condition as certified by a registered medical practitioner, certification must include: the name of the patient, the diagnosis of the medical condition, the date of the certification, and together the name, address and signature of the registered medical practitioner and as a result of that condition is obliged to use significant additional volume of water.
RING NOW & ASK FOR YOUR WATER SURE APP PACK!!!
THIS IS THE LINK TO FIND OUT MORE http://www.yorkshirewater.com/managing-your-account/help-with-your-bill/watersure-scheme.aspx
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