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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: Can I have my benefit paid into my Bank Account?

Answer: You will need to put this request in writing to: Revenues and Benefits Service, Civic Centre, Sandown, PO36 9EA. You should include your benefit claim number, the name(s) the bank account is in, account number and sort code.
(This could be from a claimaint or a landlord)

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