A guide to benefit overpayments
- A guide benefit to overpayments
- Make an appeal
- If you still get housing benefit (You are here)
- If you no longer get housing benefit
If you still get housing benefit
Any overpayment will usually be recovered from your ongoing housing benefit entitlement.
If you can't pay the money back at the recovery rate set by the council you can request that you pay less from your housing benefit deductions.