England Landlord Guidance

Housing Benefit, Local Housing Allowance and Universal Credit

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Notice to Local Authority Tenant 8 Weeks in Arrears

Notice to Local Authority Tenant 8 Weeks in Arrears

Product Code: F037 - for changes see below When a tenant is claiming housing benefit and if they become 8 weeks ...
Request for Direct Payment to Assist Securing a Tenancy

Request for Direct Payment to Assist Securing a Tenancy

Product Code: F081 Under Regulation 96(3A)(b) Housing Benefit Regulations 2006, a new direct payment to landlord
Permission to Discuss Housing Benefit Claim with Local Authority

Permission to Discuss Housing Benefit Claim with Local Authority

Product code: LT018 When a tenant claims housing benefit / local housing allowance, sometimes landlords would ...
Letter to Local Authority Requesting Details of Housing Benefit Paid to Tenant

Letter to Local Authority Requesting Details of Housing Benefit Paid to Tenant

Product code: LT410 When a landlord has a tenant who is claiming housing benefit, it can be frustrating when the
Regulation 96 (Discretionary) Request for Direct HB Payment

Regulation 96 (Discretionary) Request for Direct HB Payment

Product Code: F086 When a tenant is receiving Housing Benefit and in arrears with their rent, it's possible to ...
Judicial Review Pre Action Refusal to Supply Housing Benefit Payments

Judicial Review Pre Action Refusal to Supply Housing Benefit Payments

Product code: LT411 When a landlord has a tenant who is claiming housing benefit, it can be frustrating when the
Complaint – Refusal to Supply Housing Benefit Payments

Complaint – Refusal to Supply Housing Benefit Payments

Product code: LT412 When a landlord has a tenant who is claiming housing benefit, it can be frustrating when the
Permission to Speak with Universal Credit or Housing Benefit

Permission to Speak with Universal Credit or Housing Benefit

Product Code: F103 This form is automatically provided by our Tenancy Builder so if you already use that, you ...
Request for Direct Payment Two Months Arrears Universal Credit

Request for Direct Payment Two Months Arrears Universal Credit

Product code: F089  UC47 Under Universal Credit guidance it is allowed for the Department of Work and Pensions ...

Questions and Answers (for this topic and country)

Which notice to serve?

I have a tenant whose AST commenced 15/11/2016 and I would like to serve notice to vacate the property for lack of rent top-ups ( I received HB direct). They currently owe £242.43 and have not ...

Tenant been sent to prison

Hi, I have a tenant who moved into my property on 1st December 2017. He paid £500 deposit and £500 rent for December to 1st January. I have not received January to February. I have just found out

Universal Credit

Is it possible to make it a requirement of a tenancy starting that any universal credit is paid directly to the landlord and or agent. If so is there a template form that the tenant can sign ...

universal credit tenant in arrears

hello, i have sent universal credit 4 landlord request for payment forms 2 on 2/8/16 and 2 on 29/9/16 both were signed for by them the next day, have recieved on confirmation or correstondance ...

Rent Increase When Tenant Is On Housing Benefit

i have a tenant paying rent through housing benefit. i increased the rent after giving 2 months notice, by £20 per week. the tenant is still paying the old rent and now 4 months arrears has built

old housing benefit reclaim

i just received from the council demand for 1800 for rent paid direct to me for a tenant from 2009. their demand is that he was entitled to a lower housing benefit than what they paid. (more…)

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