Household Support 2022

Get support for older people

Eligibility

If you, or your partner that lives with you, are currently 66 or older, or will be by 1 June 2022 and you receive Council Tax Support on 27 April 2022.

  • You should receive your first payment of £60 no later than Tuesday, 31 May 2022.
  • You should receive your second payment of £60 no later than Wednesday, 31 August 2022. To receive the second payment you must be getting Council Tax Support on Friday, 1 July 2022.

How to apply

You don't need to apply. We're writing to everyone that qualifies for these payments. You'll receive a letter from us to let you know that we're making the payment to you automatically.

Where you pay your Council Tax by Direct Debit, or have done in the past, we'll pay into that account.

If you don't pay your Council Tax by Direct Debit, we'll pay into the account where you receive your Housing Benefit or have done in the past.