Housing Benefit/Council Tax Reduction application form

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HOUSING BENEFIT

PLEASE NOTE – From 29th November 2017, if you are working age and:

1. not currently receiving Housing Benefit AND;

2. are making your first claim:


you must apply for UNIVERSAL CREDIT to receive support in paying your rent.

Exceptions to the above are if you live in Supported Accommodation or have more than 2 dependant children living with you - you will need to apply for Housing Benefit to help pay your rent.  More information about this can be found on our website.

You can still apply for Council Tax Reduction to receive help with your council tax.  Click on the 'start' button below to submit your online claim.

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