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Report a change to your benefit claim

Other changes that may affect your benefit claim

You need to tell us straight away about any change that may affect your housing benefit or council tax support.

Changes you need to report include if you:

  • get a new job, change your working hours or stop working
  • move in with your partner or stop living with them
  • have a baby
  • start full-time education or training
  • rent out a room in your house
  • move out of your house for more than four weeks, for example, living abroad or going into hospital

Report a change to your benefit claim