Could you get more Housing BenefitJuly 25, 2017
The housing benefit rules changed at the end of June, which means that some people will now qualify for help towards their rent, while others could get more housing benefit.
You should contact us, or your local council, if:
- You are a member of a couple who live together, and
- You are not receiving income-related ESA, income support, income based jobseeker’s allowance, universal credit or pension credit, and
- One of you works for 16 or more hours per week, and
- The other is sick or disabled.