Housing Systems: Combating poverty and sustaining tenancies.
Universal Credit: Housing Costs

Problem Areas

What are the main problem areas?

Landlord Portal

What is the Landlord Portal?

Who Can't Get Help

Which UC claimant's can't get help with their housing costs?

What's Covered?

What's eligible and what's not?

Supported Housing

Special rules for those living in supported housing.

Absent Joint Tenant?

What should happen....


Actual liability and those who can be treated as liable.


Moving in, moving out and absences.

How Much

Rules for social tenants, private tenants and homeowners.

Homeowners / Shared Ownership

What help can they get?


Which UC claimants can get a Discretionary Housing Payment?

Council Tax Support

UC and Council Tax Support.