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Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme
On a low income? You may be entitled to assistance with your council tax.
Find out if you are eligible for Housing Benefits, Local Housing Allowance (LHA) and Discretionary Housing Payments and how to claim.
Work out how much you could claim.
Children and family benefits
Child Benefit, Tax Credits, Maternity and more.
Health and social care benefits
Attendance Allowance, Carer's Allowance, Disability Living Allowance and more.
Education grants and benefits
Clothing grants, school meals, bus passes and more.
Employment and job seekers allowance
Employment and Support, Income Support, Tax Credits and more.
Social fund benefits
Budgeting loans, winter fuel payment, crisis loans and more.
Death and bereavement benefits
There are a number of bereavement related benefits that you can apply for.
How will this affect you?
Housing and Local Council Tax Reduction Fraud
Our counter-fraud statement.
Reporting Housing Benefit Fraud
Responsibility for investigation of Housing Benefit fraud has been transferred to the Department for Work and Pensions.