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Contact the Benefits Team

Can I claim?

You may be entitled to help with your rent and Council Tax

What is Housing Benefit?

Rent can often be hard to pay. People on low incomes can get help to pay their rent, this is called Housing Benefit.

What is Council Tax Support?

Council Tax Support can help people on low incomes to pay their Council Tax bill.

You can use our benefits calculator to find out what benefits and support you are entitled to.

If you would like to make a claim for Housing Benefit and / or Council Tax Support or you need any more advice or information you can contact the Benefits Team or see us at any one of our three district offices

We can either complete the claim form over the phone for you, or post a form out to you for you to complete yourself.

To make a claim by post download the Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support form (PDF 128kb) and return the form to Swale House, East Street, Sittingbourne, Kent ME10 3HT.

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