Local Energy Advice Partnership – how you could benefit – read on ……

Local Energy Advice Partnership (LEAP) – what is it?

– LEAP is a free fuel poverty outreach service providing help and support to vulnerable, low income residents
– The LEAP service is provided in partnership with Peterborough City Council and AgilityEco
– LEAP is managed in Peterborough by The Housing Programmes Team which is part of the Home Services Delivery Team within Adult Social Care
– LEAP provides home visits by Home Energy Advisors from our partner agency Green Energy Switch (GES)

LEAP Referral Pathway

– Agency referral into LEAP
– Appointment booking by AgilityEco
– Home Energy Advisor Visit by GES

Energy advice & easy measures during visit
Identify Income maximisation service & WHD

How it works:
Identify larger energy efficiency measures and grant funding
Identify fire and other hazards & priority register

Local Energy Advice Partnership (LEAP)
Who is Eligible for LEAP?
Anyone receiving one of the following:
• Income‐related Employment and Support Allowance
• Contribution‐based Employment and Support Allowance
• Income‐based Jobseeker’s Allowance
• Income Support
• Pension Guarantee Credit
• Pension Savings Credit
• Child Tax Credit / Working Tax Credit
• Universal Credit
• Housing Benefit
• Council Tax Reductions
• A Disability Benefit (including Attendance Allowance, Carer’s Allowance, DLA, PIP, Severe Disablement Allowance)
• Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit
OR • Has a total annual household income of less than £31,000

Incomemax provide an income maximisation telephone service as part of the LEAP offer
The advice and support that IncomeMax provide makes a real and lasting difference to people’s lives – it has high social impact

How to refer to LEAP

– Via our partner Green Energy Switch.

Apply online at: or call 01733 646253

Any Questions ??
Sharon Malia – Housing Programmes Manager

Rob Rayner – Housing Programmes Officer