Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction Claim

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This form should only be used to submit a new claim for Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Reduction. If you are already receiving Housing Benefit and/or Council Tax Reduction and you have had a Change in Circumstances you need to advise us of the change in writing and provide us with evidence.

Important Information

We can no longer accept new claims for Housing Benefit if you live in one of the following postcode areas: 

all of S18, S40 3, S41 0, S41 9 and S42 7.

If you live in one of those areas you should use this form to claim Council Tax Reduction only from North East Derbyshire District Council and you will need to claim Universal Credit from the Department for Work and Pensions for your housing costs. For information regarding Universal Credit please visit the DWP website.

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