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Temporary Energy Emergency Fund

The emergency fund is there for anyone who cannot afford the high energy bill. Have you spent 10% (or more) of your gross income on your energy bill? Then quickly request a reimbursement.

When can I apply?

If you meet these conditions:

  • You have your own energy contract with an energy supplier;
  • Your gross monthly income is less than
    • € 2,980 (single)
    • € 4,180 (living together)
  • Your energy bill is higher than 10% of your joint gross income per month.

The emergency fund pays the part of the monthly energy bill that is more than 10% of your combined gross income per month.

Need help with the application

The application is not easy. Would you like help applying for this reimbursement? Call 085-0881111. They are happy to help you.

More information

Applications can be made until Friday 5 May at 12 noon. If you meet the conditions, the emergency fund will pay part of your energy bill from October 2022 to March 2023. For more information, visit

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