Check how much benefit you're entitled to before making a claim.
You might be entitled to more than you think.
You must tell us if there's any change to the information you've
told us eg moved address.
Find out about changes to benefits that came into effect from
April 2013 and how to apply for help if you're in a crisis.
Direct Debit is the easiest and safest way for you to
pay. Choose from a range of payment dates and options to suit
you. Spread the costs over 12 months rather than 10.
Ways to reduce your Council Tax through discounts,
exemptions and reductions.
Find out how much the Council Tax bands are and what to do
if you think you're in the wrong Council Tax band.
Find out how to contact us if you've any enquiries about your
Council Tax or struggling to pay.
If you think someone is claiming benefits they may not be
entitled to, report it.
Find out the maximum amount we'll pay if you rent from a private
If you don't qualify for full benefit you may be entitled
to some extra help through a Discretionary Housing Payment;
also find out how to get help with a deposit.
Find out what's available and how to make the most of your