also known as: Benefit.
If you are on a low income, whether you're working or not, and need help to pay all or part of your rent, you may be able to get housing benefit.
Housing Benefit can help you pay your rent if you are already on
some benefits or on a low income.
LHA can be claimed by tenants living in privately rented
accommodation who need help with their rent.
If you are already claiming housing benefit, it is very
important that you let us know of any change to your (or any member
of your households) circumstances.
Useful information for landlords who may have tenants claiming
Check recent changes in legislation and see if there are any
changes which may affect your housing benefits.
Find out how to contact us and where to get more information,
help and advice.