Request for Direct Payment to Assist Securing a Tenancy


England and Wales



Product Code: F081

Under Regulation 96(3A)(b) Housing Benefit Regulations 2006, a new direct payment to landlord is available if “the relevant authority considers that it will assist the claimant in securing or retaining a tenancy”. This document is a notice for seeking direct payment under that provision.

This notice must only be used in conjunction with our direct payment guidance article and must only be used in the situations described in that article.