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Find out about benefits and support

Universal Credit

Benefit calculators

Our Benefits and Money Advice team can provide a quick, free benefits check. Call us on 03000 200292.
(select option 3 for council tax then option 5 for benefits and advice)

Alternatively the following external websites offer benefits calculators:

Benefit cap


Children and families



  • Personal Independence Payment (PIP): applications call 0800 917 2222, enquiries call 0800 1214433
  • Employment Support Allowance (ESA): claim ESA online, to apply call 0800 0556688, enquiries call 0800 1690310



Housing and council tax

Low income

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