Am I eligible?
You will need to fill out the benefits
calculator below. It will give you an estimate of how much benefit
you may be entitled to.
To find out how much housing benefit you
could be entitled to you will need to use the
Room calculator and then check that
result against the Local Housing
Allowance page and then input the information into the
calculator below. To find out how much Council Tax benefit you
could be entitled to fill in the benefits calculator
How do I make a claim?
If the results of the Benefits Calculator have
said you are entitled to financial help with your housing benefit
and/or Council Tax benefit you can make a new claim by
application form, calling 01622 602557 or visiting the
Maidstone Gateway in King Street.
We aim to process all new claims and change of
circumstances within 14 days of receiving all the information and
documents needed to support your claim. Your claim for housing
benefit and Council Tax benefit may take longer if there is a
delay in providing this evidence.