Colchester Borough Council is monitoring the situation closely and will continue to take action to minimise disruption and keep residents and visitors safe.
Coronavirus: updates, advice and guidance
If your child is under 15 (or 16 with a disability), and you pay for child care, a partial deduction can be made from the income figure that is used to calculate your Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Support.
Who is eligible:
To get the help your child needs to be with:
Inform us of your child care costs
The information you provide will assist us to calculate your Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Support and may be verified with your Child Care provider.