Universal Credit is gradually being rolled out to Wolverhampton.

Before you begin to apply for Housing Benefit please complete the online calculator which will advise you whether you should apply for Universal Credit instead to help with your housing costs.

Benefits Calculator

If you are eligible, you can apply for Housing Benefit or Council Tax Support here. 

Apply for Housing Benefit or Council Tax Support

You can contact us for further advice.

Remember, if you are eligible to claim Universal Credit to assist you with housing costs you will need to make a separate application for Council Tax Support.

You may wish to read the Managing Director's Direction in support of the introduction of our online claim form.