Benefits & Support

Benefit and Council Tax Fraud

Stratford-on-Avon District Council's counter-fraud statement

Benefit Cap

When and how the Benefit Cap introduced in 2013 is applied

Benefits Calculator

Recommended services to calculate the benefits you may be entitled to

Child & Family Benefits

Child and family benefits managed and paid by central government

Cost of Living Support

Stratford District Council is committed to helping you access the right information and services. We know these are diff...

Death & Bereavement Benefits

Bereavement-related benefits managed and paid by central government

Employment & Job Seekers' Benefits

Employment and job seekers' benefits managed and paid by central government

Energy Rebate Scheme 2022

The Government will provide funding for billing authorities to give all households in England, whose primary residence i...

Free School Meals

Applying to Warwickshire County Council for free school meals and the Pupil Premium

Health & Social Care Benefits

Health and social care benefits managed and paid by central government

Housing Benefit Fraud

How to report suspected Housing Benefit fraud

Housing Benefits

Claiming Housing Benefit to help pay your rent

Landlords and Housing Benefit

Useful information for landlords with tenants claiming Housing Benefits

Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme

Applying for assistance under the Local Council Tax Reduction Scheme

Local Housing Allowance

The Local Housing Allowance (LHA) scheme for people in privately rented accommodation

National Fraud Initiative

How Stratford-on-Avon District Council assists in fraud detection and prevention

Reporting a Change in Your Circumstances

How to report a change in your circumstances to Stratford-on-Avon District Council

Size Criteria for Social Sector Tenants

Restrictions on social sector property size for Housing Benefit purposes

Social Fund Benefits

Social fund benefits including budgeting loans, cold weather and winter fuel payments, and maternity grants

Stratford-upon-Avon Foodbank Corona Virus Q&A

Latest Information regarding foodbanks in Stratford-on-Avon District

Universal Credit

Universal Credit (UC): what it is and who to contact

Viewing Your Benefits Online

Residents can now access information about their Council Tax, Housing Benefits, Local Council Tax Reduction and Business...