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Housing Benefit for private tenants | nidirect

If you rent privately, you may be entitled to claim Housing Benefit through the Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE). Your benefit entitlement will be based on the Local Housing Allowance (LHA).

Housing Benefit / Rate Relief | nidirect

Basic information about getting Housing Benefit money to help pay all or part of your rent

Disabled Facilities Grants | nidirect

A Disabled Facilities Grant is provided by the Housing Executive to help to improve the home of a person with a disability, and may be based on the recommendation of an occupational therapist.

How Housing Benefit is worked out for tenants | nidirect

If you receive Income Support or Income Based Job Seekers Allowance or Guaranteed Pension Credit you will get maximum Housing Benefit. This may be less than you are charged if your rent is considered to be too high or ...

Extended Payment of Housing Benefit / Rate Relief | nidirect

Basic information about getting Extended Payment of Housing Benefit to help pay your rent when certain benefits stop because, for example, you're returning to work