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Benefits

Housing Benefit

If you’re on a low income you may be able to get help with your rent

Council Tax Support

If you're on a low income, you may be able to get a reduction in your Council Tax

Manage your benefit claim online

Manage your benefit claim online, and view personalised information, using our My Account service

Benefits Advice and Review Team

Advice on whether you or your family might be entitled to benefits

Change in circumstances

Tell us about a change in your circumstances or cancel your claim

Send us evidence

Upload documents to your claim, and how long you have to provide evidence

Sign up for email notifications

Provide your email address for correspondence to be sent electronically

Appeals

What to do if you disagree with your Housing Benefit or Council Tax support decision

Report benefit fraud

Information on how to report suspected benefit fraud

Welfare reform

Learn more about Universal Credit and the Benefit Cap

Children and family benefits

Information on Child Benefit, Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit

Older people's benefits

Information about State Retirement Pension, Pension Credit and Funeral Payments

Jobseekers' and part time workers' benefits

Information on benefits for jobseekers' and part time workers'

Disabled people's and carers' benefits

Information on benefits for disabled people and their carers

Sickness benefits

What you can claim for if you are ill or disabled

Other benefits and agencies

How to get help in a crisis, and dealing with debt

Benefit fraud - Advice for employers

Advice on how we obtain information from employers, contractors and the self-employed