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Housing Benefit

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Who can and how to apply for Housing Benefit?

Housing Benefit can pay for part or all of your rent. How much you get depends on your income and circumstances

Evidence for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction claims

If you've made a claim for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction, you'll need to provide us with evidence to support your application

Discretionary Housing Payments

We can only grant help to people who have special circumstances which make it difficult for them to pay their rent

Appeal your Housing Benefit decision

You must make your appeal in writing within one month of the date of our decision, giving your reasons

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