Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support
Did you know that we now have a smart assistant facility for Council Tax, Benefits and Business Rates. You can get an immediate response to most frequently asked questions, 24/7, by pressing the chatbot in the bottom right hand corner of your device.
Find out how Housing Benefit could help you pay your rent and how to make a claim.
Find out if you're entitled to money off your Council Tax bill and how to make a claim.
Upload supporting evidence and documents for benefit claims, using our new My Scan app.
Information on discretionary housing payment scheme and how to make a claim.
The limit that has been set on the maximum amount of benefit.
Advice on changes that may affect benefit payments and how to tell us about a change.
How to make a claim for backdated benefit.
How to report benefit fraud and information about the procedure.
Advice on when and how to appeal against a decision of the council.
About Local Housing Allowance.
How to register or login to view your benefits online.
Information on deductions to Housing Benefit based on non-dependants.
About Universal Credit and how to apply.