Online-only applications for #Calderdale Council Housing Benefit & Council Tax Reductions – coming soon

People applying for Calderdale Council Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction will soon have to use an online system to claim these benefits. The system will use e-forms and an online verification system.

The Council is planning to have this system up and running in the the next few months, and will provide more information closer to the time.

The current system of applying for Housing Benefit and Council Tax reduction through hard copy claim forms will be eliminated, and replaced by online forms for all new claims for these two benefits. Continue reading