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This section contains information about Council Tax Support and Housing Benefit, including how to make a claim.

Council Tax Support has changed from April 2015
Our Council Tax Support scheme has changed from 1 April 2015.

This link Council Tax Support has general information about our Council Tax Support scheme. 

For information relating to other benefit changes, please follow this link - Welfare Reform Changes

Please be aware that following our consultation exercise, councillors have decided that from April 2016 the Council Tax Support scheme will remain unchanged.

Our Services


Making a Claim  What to do to make a new claim for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support
Existing Claim Find out about maintaining your existing claim including changes of circumstances, Discretionary Housing Payments and Appeals
Fraud Reporting a suspected benefit fraud
Benefits Calculator Use our online service to find out how much you may be entitled to. Please note that this is not set up to deal with the new Council Tax Support scheme yet
Bedroom Calculator  Use our "Bedroom Required" calculator
Overpayments How to repay benefit

Local Housing Allowance

Extended payments

Advice about Local Housing Allowance

 Additional help when you start work
Laine students Information about a court ruling ending housing benefit for Diploma course students
Related links
Your comments Your feedback, whether a compliment, comment or complaint, is welcomed as the information received can be used to monitor and improve service delivery. However, if you have an issue regarding how we have worked out your benefit award please see our appeal section.

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page updated: Friday, 24 June 2016 © Epsom & Ewell Borough Council 2016