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Service Description: Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit are benefits paid by Local Authorities to help towards the cost or Rent and Council Tax. Council Tax Benefit will be replaced on 1 April 2013 by the new Council Tax Support Scheme.

Also known as:- Council Tax Benefit, Housing Benefit

Your FAQ

Question: How can I report someone for Benefit Fraud?

Answer: You can ring the confidential fraud hotline on 01983 823969 or email us at [email protected] You can also give information in person at any of the Council's offices. You will remain anonymous and all information is treated in the strictest confidence.
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