Cost of Living Support Payment
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Housing Benefit provides help with paying rent if you are on a low income.
Find out if you can claim help to pay your rent.
If your circumstances change you must tell us straight away.
Extra help when you are finding it hard to pay your rent.
You may be able to claim LHA if you are on a low income and you rent from a private landlord.
Find out about appeals and late appeals.
Link to our landlord portal
What is Universal Credit and how to apply.