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Housing Benefit

Apply for Housing Benefit

Applications for Housing Benefit can only be submitted via your MyHarrow Account.

If you do not have a MyHarrow Account please follow the steps below:

  1. Register for MyHarrow Account
  2. After registering for login via your MyHarrow Account to begin your application

The claim must be submitted by you unless you are unable to do so. Someone else may apply on your behalf via your MyHarrow account if they have power of attorney for you, they are over 18 years of age and acting as your appointee. Evidence of this will be required. 

Find out more about attorneys, deputies and appointees.

Apply for Housing Benefit

Providing documents

 When we have received your completed application form, you will receive an automated acknowledgement email telling you which documents we require to support your application. For further information see our guidance for providing evidence for Housing Benefit.

Do check your junk and spam folders for the automated acknowledgement.

Backdating your claim

For information on backdating your claim see the backdating your benefit page.

How we will share your information

We will use the information you provide when you apply for Housing Benefit to process your application. We will also use the information you provide for other purposes. For further detail please download our privacy notice.