Housing and Benefits
This section includes information on help finding a home in Aldershot and Farnborough - including details about your housing options, where to get housing advice and support and what to do if you find yourself homeless.
We provide council tax and housing benefits to those who need a bit of help and you can find out if you are eligible and how to claim.
Find out about the recent changes to benefits and how to make a claim for Universal Credit.
Find out if you are eligible for help finding a home.
Homelessness advice and what to do if you see someone sleeping rough.
Info on council tax support and how to claim.
Find out about the housing options available in Aldershot and Farnborough.
Information on the types of support available, who can claim them and how to claim.
We changed our council tax support scheme for 2016/17 following public consultation. Find out more.
Find out more about council tax support and how to apply for help with your council tax bill.
If you are renting a property or room from a private landlord, we use the local housing allowance to work out how much housing benefit you get.
You must tell us about all changes in circumstances immediately. It is a criminal offence not to report a change.
Help with your benefit, including how to appeal a decision on your benefit, what to do if we pay you too much and where to get advice.
If you are homeless, face losing your home or are in urgent housing need, we can help you.
Find out about grants and loans to adapt your home and advice on saving money on your fuel bills.
Having problems with your home or your landlord? We may be able to help you.
Advice for landlords and information on houses in multiple occupation (HMOs) and local housing allowance (LHA).
How we deal with benefit or housing fraud in Aldershot and Farnborough.
Bringing an empty home back into use can improve the whole neighbourhood.
Find out how our housing strategies help us meet local needs.
Changes to benefits, or 'welfare reform', may affect you now or in the future.
Information and figures on welfare reform, discretionary housing payments and council tax support claims.