Housing Benefit

How is Housing Benefit paid?

If you are entitled to Housing Benefit then this can be paid in a number of different ways depending on what type of property you live in. You may find that your first payment is for more than your normal regular amount because it includes a back payment from the date you claimedIf you are a private tenant the first payment will usually be paid directly to your landlord.


ID: 69, revised 13/09/2022