discretionary crisis fund

Benefit sanctions

Council Tax and Housing Benefit


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.


Report changes

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


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.


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.


Reduce your Council Tax

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