Housing Benefit is a national benefit that can help to pay part or all of your rent if you are a tenant and on a low income. How much you get depends on your income and circumstances. Since 11 October 2017 Universal Credit has been rolled out across Doncaster and you may have to claim Universal Credit instead of Housing Benefit for help with your rent. You can view your existing Housing Benefit claim through your My Doncaster account.
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The benefits of the motor trade partnership scheme to business are:
Doncaster Council’s Local Council Tax Support scheme helps around 24,500 people on a low income to pay their Council Tax. We are thinking of making some changes to our Local Council Tax Support scheme from 1 April 2019. The changes would make it easier for people on Universal Credit to claim support and may also result in some people receiving more support. Our current full scheme document is attached to this page.
Local Council Tax Support replaced Council Tax Benefit from 1 April 2013. Council Tax Benefit was a national scheme which helped people on a low income pay their Council Tax.
Benefits of the motor trade partnership scheme to the consumer:
If you suspect someone of committing benefit fraud, please complete as much of this Department for Work and Pensions form as you can. The...
Some people claim benefits to which they are not entitled. By doing so they are committing a criminal act.
If we pay you too much benefit, known as an overpayment, we will usually ask you to pay this back to us.