discretionary crisis fund

Benefit sanctions

Council Tax and Housing Benefit

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Calculate and claim Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Support

Check how much benefit you're entitled to before making a claim. You might be entitled to more than you think.

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Report changes

You must tell us if there's any change to the information you've told us eg moved address.

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Get ready for benefit changes

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.

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Pay your Council Tax

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.

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Reduce your Council Tax

Ways to reduce your Council Tax through discounts, exemptions and reductions.