Check how much benefit you're entitled to before making a claim.
You might be entitled to more than you think.
You must tell us if there's any change to the information you've
told us, eg moved address.
Find out about benefit changes and if they affect you.
Find out the maximum amount we'll pay if you rent from a private
You may be able to get a Discretionary Housing Payment (DHP) if
your Housing Benefit doesn't cover all of your rent and you are
having difficulty paying the shortfall.
If you think someone is committing fraud report it.
If you think our decision is wrong you have the right to appeal
a decision about a benefit claim.
Claims for Housing Benefit can sometimes be backdated to start
from an earlier date. Find out how to request a backdated
Access information for landlords about Housing
Find what to do if you've been overpaid Housing
Find the relevant form to make a claim.