Housing Systems: Combating poverty and sustaining tenancies.
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Housing: Social Housing
Where a social housing tenant on Universal Credit meets the:


- then they will have a Housing Costs Element included in their Universal Credit assessment.

(Note: from April 2017 some 18-21 year olds claiming UC on the 'Full'/Digital service will not be able to get any help with their rent - click here for more details).

How much, will depend on whether they:


And from April 2019 some social housing tenants may be affected by the proposed LHA 'Cap'.

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