Backdating housing benefit pensioners

04 Mar

Bury is sharing its sympathy and our thoughts are with everyone affected, especially those who have lost loved ones or been injured and traumatised.

Find out about the Manchester book of condolence, support sessions and updates.

If you have difficulty obtaining any of the information within the month, you must contact us.

It is your responsibility to make sure you provide the information we ask for.

If you are not sure them scroll through them and a brief explanation will help you decide if you need to fill in a form. If you have not yet signed your claimant commitment you may claim HB but we will cancel this once your UC claimant commitment has been signed.

You should only claim Housing Benefit if you are living in specified exempt accommodation. You can however, still claim Council Tax Support from Merton using our online claim form.

See Job Centre Plus website for more details of how to claim.The online calculator, provided by Entitled to, takes about 10 minutes to complete.Council Tax Support may not cover all of your Council Tax.To make a claim for Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Support you should use the online application form.When you make your claim you have one month to supply all supporting evidence and information to us.