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Housing Benefit restrictions for social housing tenants

Find out if you could be affected by cuts to Housing Benefit if your home is too large for you.

Housing Benefit size restrictions in social housing

Explains that your Housing Benefit could be reduced if you are a social housing tenant of working age and your home is considered to be bigger than you need.

Housing Benefit size restrictions in social housing: special circumstances

Explains the circumstances which can affect whether your Housing Benefit is reduced, if your home is considered to be bigger than you need.

Housing benefit size restrictions in social housing if you were living in the same home since 1 January 1996

Who is entitled to a refund when the Housing Benefit size restrictions have been being wrongly applied and how to claim a refund.

Housing Benefit size restrictions in social housing: what you can do

Things you can do if you are told that your Housing Benefit will be cut because your home is considered to be bigger than you need, including taking in a lodger, moving home and trying to increase your income.

Housing Benefit - bedroom calculator for social housing tenants

Calculate how many bedrooms you're entitled to for Housing Benefit if you're a council or housing association tenant.