Crisis Loan for Gas and Electricity

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Even though there are maximum crisis loan limits, you are still able to apply for specific things and increase this, the most common being emergency gas or electric.

Where an applicant has a prepaid metre for gas and/or electricity and they have already used their emergency credit they are able to apply for additional money from the social fund in the form or a crisis loan to cover clearing the emergency credit and giving them some usable credit

How can I get a crisis loan from gas and electricity?

For example,

If Mr X applied for 7 days money using the Maximum Crisis loan Rates he would get £49.08, but if he applied for emergency fuel in addition to this at £5 per meter then his maximum award would be £59.08.