Financial assistance for residence

During the COVID-19 emergency our staff are working weekends where possible, meaning most applications are being processed within 3 days where all relevant information is provided when applying.

Options and support available are as follows:

  • Local welfare assitance
  • Discretionary Council Tax Hardship Scheme
  • Council Tax Support
  • Council Tax: FAQs during COVID
  • I am a Council leaseholder and struggling to pay service charge/major works charges
  • I am renting privately, what are my rights? 
  • I am a landlord, what does it mean for me? 
  • Other housing support
  • Who else can provide support? 
  • Beware of fraud and scams

Find out more here