Pay your council rent

Universal Credit Rent Advice

If you are unemployed, on a low income, have less than £16,000 in savings, and under pension age (or your partner is), you may be able to claim Universal Credit to help pay your rent. This help is called Universal Credit housing costs.

You can find out more information about Universal Credit by

Updating your Universal Credit with 2021 rent increase - important - please read this leaflet.