Houseboat Offgrid Grants

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My sister in law lives on a house boat she is off grid the goverment are saying they have a grant for people to claim to help with heating of £200, but when you go on the portal it asks for your address,my sister in law uses her mums address as a care of for her letters, you put that in and it says you cant get the grant,anybody know how you get it . thanks

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  • Robin9
    Robin9 Posts: 12,144 Forumite
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    Put the address of the mooring in
    Never pay on an estimated bill
  • julies59
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    she is off grid so there is no address 
  • Robin9
    Robin9 Posts: 12,144 Forumite
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    Yes there is  - lots of places do not appear on the Royal Mail databases - churches, pumping stations.

    Find the post code of the nearest building -  I assume the boat has a name.
    Never pay on an estimated bill
  • julies59
    julies59 Posts: 60 Forumite
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    thanx for your reply but if you put an address in nearby it comes up thats where you live and you dont qualify. 
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