Benefits - online calculator and claim form
Local Housing Allowance, Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction application form
Find out how much help you could get
You can use independent benefits calculators to find out what benefits you may be eligible for. Online calculators are intended only to give you an indication of your entitlement. We cannot guarantee that you will receive the amount of benefit shown by the online calculator.
You can now let us know about your change of circumstances online
You can now send us your supporting documents by email. You can do this by scanning them in at home and then attaching them to an email. You can then email us at email@example.com with the attachment.
Please remember to include the following details in your email otherwise we will not know who it belongs to;
- Claim reference (if known)
- Full name and address
- Date of birth
- National insurance number.
If you have recently received a letter asking for evidence to verify your claim you can also email us with it rather than sending it or bringing it in. Please note for verification purposes we do not accept passports electronically.