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

Problem Areas

What are the main problem areas?

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 ans homeowners


Which UC claimants can get a Discretionary Housing Payment?