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Essential Systems Maintenance

Due to essential maintenance the following systems will be unavailable in the morning on Saturday 24th March: Reports Agendas and Minutes, Planning Online, Planning Online Archive, Environmental Health Online.

We apologise for any inconvenience this causes.

Help towards Rent payments

Please remember that if you are not pension age or in supported accommodation you will normally need to apply for Universal Credit for support with any housing costs.

What is Housing Benefit?

Who can claim?

How to claim Housing Benefit

How and When Housing Benefit is paid

Local Housing Allowance Rates

The Local Housing Allowance was introduced from 07/04/2008.

Discretionary payments

What to do if you are not happy with the help given