Council Tax Support
National Benefit Leaflets*
NEWS!!! Changes in Benefit legislation
that could affect you.
We’re introducing a new Council Tax Support Scheme which will
help people pay towards their Council Tax bills, this is a discount
scheme not a benefit.
The new rules for working age people renting from a
registered housing association, will restrict the size of
accommodation you can receive Housing Benefit for, based on the
number of people in your household.
On 15th July 2013 the
benefit cap will apply to people aged 16 to 64,
also known as
The cap means that households where no
one is in work should not get more in benefits than
the average wage paid to people in
work. This is after tax and National Insurance has been
New & existing customers
Housing Benefit and
Council Tax Support Enquiries
Homelessness / housing advice
Street cleansing / Flytipping
Waste and recycling