Household Support Fund – The first of the Round 4 applications will open at 10am on Thursday 2 November 2023. These are available to low-income households in the Dorset Council area.  As before it is best to apply quickly as the funds do not last long.

Citizens Advice in Dorset are managing some of the Fund via a voucher scheme. Supermarket vouchers of £150 will be issued to residents who meet the eligibility criteria within 6 to 8 weeks of their application date. Applications are limited to one per household. Funds are limited for each application window and the form will close when they have been allocated.

To check if you are eligible visit

Further Round 4 applications can be made from 10am on the following dates:

  • Thursday 2 November 2023
  • Tuesday 5 December 2023
  • Wednesday 3 January 2024
  • Tuesday 6 February 2024
  • Tuesday 5 March 2024


Household Support Fund (round 4) opens 2nd November 2023