Document downloads: Benefits

The following documents are available for download. Documents in PDF format can be read using Adobe Reader.

MS Word and Powerpoint documents can be read by using their respective applications or any alternatives.

Available downloads

Local Housing Allowance advice for landlords

This leaflet contains information and advice on the Local Housing Allowance for landlords of Housing Benefit claimants.

Safeguards for Tenants and Landlords

The Council's policy on preventing Housing Benefit claimants, who rent from private landlords, from falling into arrears.

Benefits for children at school

This factsheet gives information about benefits for parents of school-age children.

Employment and Support Allowance

Find out how to make a claim if your ability to work is limited by ill health or disability.

Under-occupation of social housing

Working age council and housing association tenants will have Housing Benefit entitlement reduced if their home is considered larger than their needs. Use this form to tell us if anything has changed.

Lodger advice for council tenants

Find out the rules and guidance around council tenants renting out a room, including how it can affect your benefits.

Discretionary housing payments

Read the Royal Borough of Greenwich's policy on discretionary housing payments.

Personal Independence Payment

Download this factsheet for more information and advice on the Personal Independence Payment disability benefit.

Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support additional forms

These forms are for additional information needed to make a Housing Benefit or Council Tax Support claim.

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