Housing Benefit & Local Council Tax Support
Claim Claim Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Support - find out if you qualify by using the online calculator. Report a change Remember to tell us straight away about any changes to your circumstances which might affect your entitlement to Housing Benefit or Local Council Tax Support. Welfare Reform Find out more about important changes that have been made to the benefits system that may affect you. This includes changes to Housing and Council Tax Benefit. Information for Landlords At Colchester Borough Council we provide two schemes that help people who are on a low income pay their rent and Council Tax. Fraud If you think someone is committing benefit fraud, find out how to report them and stop them taking money from the people who need it most. Other Benefits You may be missing out on financial help that you are entitled to through welfare benefits. Providing evidence Upload evidence for Council Tax, Housing Benefit, Local Council Tax Support, Gateway to Homechoice and Housing Options Team. You will need to provide your reference number.