Housing Benefit is a scheme to help people pay their rent.
From 3 May 2017 Universal Credit Full Service rolls out to working-age people living in postcodes: CT14, CT15, CT16, CT17 and CT3 3. Please see our Universal Credit page for more information.
Find out if you can get Housing Benefit
How to make a claim for Housing Benefit
How we work out your Housing Benefit
You need to tell us straight away about changes that may affect your awards.
Upload proof to support your claim using our online form
If you've been paid too much, we will usually ask you to pay it back
Forms for Housing Benefit
You must tell us as soon as you move home
Extra help towards your rent
Also in Housing Benefit