Save yourself time by working out whether you can get housing and/or council tax benefit online.
Find out more about housing benefit, including how to apply online.
If you are making a new Local Council Tax Support claim you can find out more information in this section.
Universal Credit is a new, simpler, single monthly payment merging six benefits into one. It is for working age claimants.
Local Housing Allowance (LHA) is the name for housing benefit for tenants of privately rented accommodation.