The Sejm, the lower house of the Polish parliament, has passed an amendment that puts a cap of 40 percent on increases in district heating prices.
The Polish government has adopted an amendment to the law on support for heat recipients in connection with the current situation on the energy market.
Poland's minister of climate and environment took to social media on Friday to announce that additional regulations would be introduced by the government to safeguard consumers from rises in heating bills.
The Polish cabinet has approved a bill envisaging one-off subsidies for households relying on non-coal fuels for heating, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki announced on Tuesday.
Poland's energy market regulator URE will block price hikes on district system heating, the climate and environment minister said on Friday.