In order to find out whether you are eligible to make a benefits claim then please take the following steps.

Online Calculator

Step 1 - Check your Bedroom Entitlement

Before working out whether you are eligible for housing benefit, please check your bedroom entitlement.

Check your bedroom entitlement

Step 2 - Check which benefits you may be able to claim by using our Benefits Calculators

The calculator does not send any information to the Council.

Step 3 - Make a Claim online

If you unsure which Council you are part of then use Find Your Local Council


This calculator gives an estimate based on the figures you enter. It should not be used as a guarantee of the amount of Benefit/Support that you would receive if you submit a claim.

Last updated: 22 August 2023