Apply for Housing Benefit
Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service
On advice from the government regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are able to offer some extra assistance to those who most need it.
See further information about changes to services.
Before you apply
If you or your partner is of working age and you are seeking assistance with your rent, please first check if you should apply for Universal Credit
Complete an application
We prefer you apply online. This speeds things up, saves public money and frees up time so we can support those who are unable to apply online. You can use these forms to claim Council Tax Support and or Housing Benefit.
I need help applying
Contact us and we can support you through the process.
Sending us your documents
Send your form to us as soon as possible, even if you don't have all the requested documents. This means we can begin processing your application as quickly as possible.
We need original copies of proof of your identity and national insurance number. You can come in to our offices.