Housing Benefit Estimates
To find out if you qualify for Housing Benefit based on your current circumstances use this online calculator.
Making a claim to Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support
Claim housing benefit and council tax support using our online form.
When completing the form, it is best to have certain details to hand such as:
Where applicable, we will also ask to see proof of this information to support your application.
We are in the process of moving to a new claim form.
You should use our new claim form if you are making an application after 5 March 2019.
You should complete our previous form if you started and saved this before 5 March 2019.
Once your claim form has been submitted, we will contact you if any further information is needed.
Once all the necessary information has been received, your claim will be processed and your benefit will normally be paid from the Monday following the date we received your claim.
You will receive a letter giving details of your award.