Sefton is now classed as a Universal Credit full service area (with the exception of post code areas starting with L9 or L10). This means that working age customers cannot make a new application for Housing Benefit (unless they fall into one of the exceptions categories). If you do not fall into one of the exception categories, any help with rent, must be met through Universal Credit instead.
Additionally, you cannot claim Housing Benefit if:
Last Updated on 24 October 2017