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Lone Pensioner Allowance for home owners | nidirect

Ratepayers aged 70 or over and living alone may be entitled to a 20 per cent reduction in their rates.You can find information below on eligibility and how to claim.

Rate Relief for tenants | nidirect

If you are a tenant and you are getting only partial help with your rates through Housing Benefit you may be entitled to extra help through the Rate Relief Scheme. Other people just outside the Housing Benefit limits ...

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 ...

Lone Pensioner Allowance for tenants | nidirect

The Lone Pensioner Allowance (LPA) entitles you to a 20 per cent discount on your rates if you are a pensioner aged 70 or over, living on your own and paying rates for your home. LPA is not means-tested so any social ...

Lone Pensioner Allowance | nidirect

Ratepayers aged 70 or over and living alone may be entitled to a 20 per cent reduction in their rates.