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Housing Benefit and Rate Relief | nidirect

Find out more about Housing Benefit and Rate Relief

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 ...

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).

People on a low income | nidirect

To help people on a low income pay their rate bill, there are two key forms of help available, rate Housing Benefit and Rate Relief.

Change of ownership or liability | nidirect

If your circumstances change and your rates Housing Benefit and / or Rate Relief may be affected.