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Last Modified October 19, 2015

Backdating a benefit claim

Information about backdating a claim for Housing Benefit or Council Tax Support in Hertsmere

Benefit Cap

Benefit Cap

Change of circumstances

Details about reporting a change in circumstances when you are in receipt of Housing / Council Tax Benefit.

Report Fraud

Report Council Tax Support, Housing Benefit Fraud and non benefit fraud

Hertfordshire Welfare Assistance Scheme

Information about the Hertfordshire Welfare Assistance Scheme (HWAS), what help is available and how to apply.

Housing and council tax benefit appeals

Details about Housing / Council Tax Benefit Appeals

Introducing Council Tax Support

Information about Council Tax Support, which replaced Council Tax Benefit from April 2013

Local Housing Allowance

Details about Housing Benefit for people renting from Private Landlords.

Making a claim for housing / council tax benefit

Details on how to make a claim for housing benefit and council tax benefit.

National Fraud Initiative

Information on the National Fraud Initiative

Online access to details of benefit entitlement

Details on how you can view details of your benefit entitlement / payments online.

Overpayments of housing and council tax benefit

Details about Housing Benefit overpayments.

Under occupation in social housing

Details about the changes to Housing Benefit and the 'bedroom tax'.

Universal Credit

Claiming Universal Credit in Hertsmere

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