Paying back a Housing Benefit overpayment

The way you pay back a Housing Benefit overpayment depends on whether your claim is still in payment or not, and whether you rent from the council, or a private landlord or housing association.

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If you're no longer receiving Housing Benefit from Brighton & Hove City Council 

If you're no longer receiving Housing Benefit from Brighton & Hove City Council  your overpayment will be recovered in different ways depending on whether or not you were a council tenant at the time.

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