Reasons for backdating council tax
Please see further down this page for more information. Every question on the form must be answered, and you must provide all the evidence necessary.
If you fail to do so, you will be asked to provide further information and this will lead to a delay in your claim being processed.
If you don't have your supporting documents, return your form first, as this may affect the date benefits become payable.You can't get Housing Benefit if you're a homeowner, but there is other financial help available for homeowners.You can claim Housing Benefit whether or not you're working.To find out how much your LHA figure is please see LHA rates.If you are currently self-employed, you will also need to complete the self-employed application form.