Borough Council of Wellingborough


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Find information about Housing benefit and Council tax support: Including how to make a benefit claim, and how to calculate your benefit entitlement.

Revision of Social Sector Size Restriction Rules

Find out about the revision of social sector size restriction rules (bedroom tax or spare room subsidy).


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Changes to Welfare Benefits

Stop benefit fraud

Benefit fraud

It is estimated that every year Housing benefit and Council tax support cheats cost the country around £0.9 billion in stolen Benefits. This is money that could be spent on improving services for people in real need and it's your taxes that are paying for their luxuries.