A guide to benefit changes

  1. A guide to benefit changes
  2. Universal Credit
  3. Grants and loans if you get certain benefits
  4. Housing Benefit for Council and housing association tenants (You are here)
  5. Personal Independence Payment

Housing Benefit for Council and housing association tenants

Your Housing Benefit could be reduced if you live in Council or social housing and you have a 'spare' bedroom.

This reduction is often called the 'bedroom tax'. It does not affect claimants of state pension age.

Find out more about changes to Housing Benefit

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