Claim benefits

If you are on a low income, you can apply for housing benefit and council tax support. Please call the Benefits team on 01483 523596 to make an appointment.

Find out about Making a new claim for benefit.

Local Housing Allowance

If you are renting from a private landlord and you are on a low income, you may be eligible to receive Local Housing Allowance (LHA) to help pay your rent.

See the LHA rates.

Other benefits

Find out about all the different types of benefits you may be entitled to in the Benefits section of

About the benefits team

We administer housing benefit and council tax support claims and payments.