IMPORTANT INFORMATION FROM 1 FEBRUARY 2017
If you are of Working Age and wish to make a new claim for help with your rent, you can no longer claim Housing Benefit and need to make a claim for Universal Credit.
Corby Borough Council will no longer be able to accept your claim for Housing Benefit.
This will not apply to you if you are already in receipt of Housing Benefit, of Pension Credit Age or you are in Supported Housing or have 3 or more dependant children.
If you require assistance with your Council Tax Support, you will need to claim with Corby Borough Council, irrespective of your age.
For working age customers - we only pay a maximum of 91.5% of your council tax.
Please see links below for Benefit calculators for Turn2Us and Entitledto.
https://benefits-calculator.turn2us.org.uk/AboutYou - Turn2us is a national charity that helps people in financial hardship gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and support services
If you are a private tenant, please use the Local Housing Allowance Room Calculator below to assess how many rooms you need for your household. Then click on this link to get your Local Housing Allowance Rates.
If you are a Council Tenant or a Housing Association Tenant, please use the Local Housing Allowance Room Calculator below to assess how many rooms you need for your household. If you have more rooms than you need, then you should enter how many spare rooms you have.
Local Housing Allowance Room Calculator (opens in anew window)