Due to essential maintenance our highways online forms will be unavailable on Saturday 24 February until approximately 1pm. We apologise for any inconvenience.
You can make a claim by filling in one of our application forms.
You will need to provide us with supporting evidence when making an application for housing benefit.
Housing benefit is a means tested benefit designed to help people on a low income to pay their rent.
Housing benefit is paid either fortnightly in arrears to customers or four weekly in arrears to landlords
How we consider your eligibility to housing benefit if you are not a UK national or have recently entered the country.