If you're on a low income and finding it difficult to pay your rent or your mortgage, you may be able to get support.

Next steps

To apply for Housing Benefit, contact your local council to ask for a claim form. You can find their contact details on Gov.uk

If you’re already claiming Pension Credit, contact the Pension Service. They will forward your claim for Housing Benefit to your council. 

If you need help with your claim, contact your local Age UK or Citizens Advice.

For more information on SMI loans, visit Gov.uk.

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