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Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support application form

You can use this application form to make a claim for

* Council Tax Support

* Housing benefit

* Second Adult Rebate (for Pension Age claimants)

If you are claiming Universal Credit you cannot claim Housing Benefit unless you are living in Supported Accommodation. Any help you may receive with your rent will be included in your Universal Credit award. However you can continue to claim Council Tax Support. You can do so by completing this online application. For more information on Universal Credit please visit

www.gov.uk

Before you start you'll need to know

* What benefits you already receive

* Your National Insurance number

* If you have a current claim do not use this form, please complete a change in circumstances form instead.

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