Benefits and money matters

Find out all you need to know about the different benefits that are available, whether you are eligible, how to apply and report any changes to your circumstances.​


Council Tax and Housing Benefit service online. Click image to apply online

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Universal Credit

Information on the gradual roll out of Universal Credit

​Benefit changes

Likely changes to benefit in Havering

Housing benefit

How to claim and other housing payments

Council tax support

Help for anyone on a low income who pays council tax

Benefit and housing fraud

Report fraud and illegal subletting

Financial support from the Council

Free school meal, uniform grants and student loans

Money and debt advice​

Benefit advice and information for families on low incomes

Welfare rights team​

Information and and advice for residents  on how to maximise their income​

Frequently asked questions

Apply, Pay, Report

Do it online

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