Housing benefit helps you pay your rent if you are on a low income. The amount of housing benefit you can get is worked out by looking at:
The online calculator on the right hand side can provide an estimate of the help you may receive.
To make a new claim for housing benefit you need to fill in an application form. You can apply for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction using the same form. To request a form please contact us.
If you are already receiving housing benefit and wish to tell us about a change to your claim, you will need to complete a change of circumstances form.