Council Tax Support and Housing Benefit Calculator
From 24th October 2018 only certain groups can now claim Housing Benefit. Please visit Gov.uk first to check whether you should to claim Universal Credit. If you make a Housing Benefit claim but are not eligible, this will delay any help you may be entitled to. Anyone can use this calculator to estimate their entitlement to Council Tax Support. This calculation is only an estimate and is based on the information you supply.
For a full evaluation make a formal claim asap. Usually Benefit / Support will only start from the Monday after the Council receive your form.
Universal Credit will gradually replace Housing Benefit for Working Age customers. Whether you can claim depends on where you live and your personal circumstances and will include any housing costs you are entitled to, but it doesn't include financial help for Council Tax. To see if you may be eligible you can either visit the Government's Universal Credit page or call 0800 3285644.
This section asks whether you (or your partner) are in receipt of Universal Credit.
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