Changes that could affect you.
The ways in which you receive
benefits are changing.
South Staffordshire Council are now
responsible for the delivery of the Welfare Benefits, Fairer
Charging and Financial Assessment Services.
Self Service allows you to manage and view your Housing Benefit
& Coucil Tax Support claim online.
- Check your entitlement
- Check the date that your next Housing Benefit
payment is due
- Viiew correspondence that has been sent to
For new and existing customers.
The rates from April 2015 can be seen by clicking the following
The benefit cap applies to people aged between 16
to 64, also known as 'working age'.
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