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Need help paying your Council Tax?

Additional Government funding is available for Council Tax Reduction recipients to help pay Council Tax during the COVID-19 pandemic.
See our Council Tax Reduction and hardship payments page for more info...


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Universal Credit

Find about Universal Credit and how it will replace existing benefits such as Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction

View and make changes to your Benefit claim online

Apply for, or view and make changes to your Housing Benefit/Council Tax Reduction using our online portal

Housing Benefit

You could get Housing Benefit to help you pay your rent if you're on a low income

Council Tax Reduction

Find out about reductions to Council Tax including exemptions and discounts

Change of circumstances

Let us know if circumstances have changed for you or anyone else living in your household or if you've moved home

Local Welfare Assistance

Find out how we can help you if you're facing financial difficulties

Report benefit fraud

Let us know if you suspect someone is claiming for benefits they're not entitled to