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This policy provides financial support for vulnerable households to cover their heating expenditures during wintertime.
Aid is granted on a monthly basis to persons or families who meet multiple pre-defined conditions
One-time financial support may be granted once a year by the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy in exceptional circumstances when there are extra costs, which could include higher heating costs in winter or broken heating equipment.
A social tariff is to be introduced in 2018 in Bulgaria or later (already being delayed, it was originally planned for 2017) with the new mechanism for protection of vulnerable consumers