Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support Forms
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Application form to claim Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Support
|Rapid Reclaim Form||To reclaim Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support - if you were receiving benefit within the last 26 weeks and at this present time, your circumstances are the same as when you receiving that benefit . (for example you have gone to work for a short period)|
To appeal against a benefit decision.
for Council Tenants/Council Tax only
for Private Tenants
To report a change of circumstances
|Change of Circumstances Leaflet||You can print, report changes of circumstances and return to the office.|
This form is to apply for extra help towards your rent where there is a shortfall between what you are charged and your Housing Benefit/Council Tax Support award.
If you are starting work, & received income support, Job Seekers , Employent Support Allowance or incapacity for more than 26 weeks & your job is expected to last for more than 5 weeks, you may be entitled to 4 weeks Housing Benefit & Council Tax Support.
You may be entitled to Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Support on your new earnings, to claim please complete an in work claim after extended payment form
For landlords to complete when there is no tenancy agreement
To reduce the overpayment recovery level.
To get a rent valuation from the rent officer before starting a tenancy.
If you have child care costs, complete this form to support your Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support Claim.
To report benefit fraud
To apply for benefit on two homes (usual used when moving or fleeing violence)
To request benefit from an earlier date than when you claimed.
If you are self-employed and wish to claim Housing Benefit or/and Council Tax Support, please download to print and complete the form on the link below
|Third Party Authority Form|
Under The Data Protection Act 1998 We Must Have Written Authority To Discuss Your Benefit Claim And/Or Council Tax Account With Someone Else. To Enable Us To Speak To Someone Else About Your Claim/Account Please Complete This Form.
Application for appointment to act on behalf of someone else.
|To apply for direct payments of Local Housing Allowance to your landlord|
To pay Housing benefit to landlord (exceptions for some Local Housing Allowance customers)