Tuesday, 2 February 2016
Department of Social Protection
Fuel Allowance Eligibility
The person concerned commenced on a Community Employment Scheme on the 20thof January 2014. At the date of commencement on CE the person concerned was not eligible to receive a fuel allowance payment due to household circumstances at that time. In accordance with the rules governing the free fuel schemes, participants on Community Employment schemes can only be paid Fuel Allowance where they had an entitlement at the point on which they commenced on the CE Scheme.