Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support
What to do after you apply
What to do next
Once you have filled in the form, you can submit it to us online.
You will be asked to view a summary of your claim and what evidence you must provide in order for your claim to be assessed. Please note that from the date you submit your form you have 1 month to provide the requested information. If you fail to provide all the required information within that timescale we may assume you do not wish to claim and your application will be withdrawn.
If you are not sure if we need to see evidence of something, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01827 719 365 . We will tell you what we need to see. We cannot pay you benefit until we have seen the evidence we have asked for.
Requested information must be sent to the Benefits team at North Warwickshire Borough Council and can be sent in the following ways:
• Upload images via our website
• Images can also be uploaded at our Community Hubs please click on this link for Hub locations and opening times www.northwarks.gov.uk/hubs
• At our One Stop Shop in the Council Offices at Atherstone
• Via Post to Benefits Section, NWBC, Council House, Atherstone, Warks, CV9 1DE
Please note any items sent by post will be returned via standard second class post. We do not recommend you send any valuable item by post
You can also have a summary of your form and confirmation of evidence required emailed to you, to do this please enter your email address when prompted.
North Warwickshire Borough Council is only responsible for Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support. For information on other benefits, please visit https://www.gov.uk/.
Last updated Wednesday, 8th April 2020