Apply for Discretionary Housing Payment to help towards your rent.
Where we will not make awards
Discretionary Housing Payments cannot cover:
- water, fuel or other service charges included in your rent
- rent arrears
How payments are made
If you receive Housing Benefit any Discretionary Housing Payment will be paid with Housing Benefit. If you are receiving Universal Credit it will be paid directly to you.
Other support available
Visit the support and advice for more information.