Melton Borough Council

Make a claim for help paying Council Tax or rent

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Do any of the circumstances below apply to you?

  • You only require help to pay your council tax bill and/or
  • You and if applicable your partner have both reached the qualifying age for Pension Credit or receive a State Retirement Pension.
  • You have been placed in temporary accommodation due to homelessness by the council
  • You live in specified accommodation or a sheltered housing scheme.
  • You currently receive the Severe Disability Premium in the award of your Employment Support Allowance, Housing Benefit, Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance.
  • If you or your partner started to receive Pension Credit as a couple before 15th May 2019  

                                                                                                                                

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