Housing Benefit

Apply for Housing Benefit

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

If you have a MyHarrow Account please use the button below to start your application.

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

  1. Register for MyHarrow Account
  2. After registering for MyHarrow Account, return to this page and use the button below to submit your application
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The save function on the Housing Benefit application form is not currently working. If you exit the form before submitting it you will need to re-start your application. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Apply for Housing Benefit

During the application you will also have the opportunity to apply for Council Tax Support.

Providing documents

Please make sure you have your documents ready when you make your claim as you will be able to upload them via your MyHarrow account. You will also be able to add them at a later point via the evidence upload page.

We will write to you to advise if the documents need to be provided in a different format. When we have received your application form we will send you an email. It will tell you which documents you will still need to provide to support your application. For further information see our guidance for providing evidence for Housing Benefit.

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.