Some people, who would otherwise be eligible for HB, cannot claim because they are specifically excluded by the HB regulations.
The broad categories are listed below - click on the links to find out more.
If the claimant can't claim HB because they fit into one of the categories, and they are part of a couple, then it is worth considering whether their partner could claim instead.
People from Abroad
Complex rules govern which People From Abroad can claim and which can't.