Overpayments

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On advice from the government regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are able to offer some extra assistance to those who most need it.

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How do I repay my overpayment?

If you continue to be entitled to Housing Benefit, we will deduct an amount from your Housing Benefit payment, the amount we take will depend on your circumstances. To avoid getting into arrears with your rent you will need to be aware you may need to pay more top up to your landlord to make up for this.

If you no longer receive Housing Benefit and cannot pay in full, please contact us to make an arrangement.

You can pay an overpayment:

Page last updated: 17 April 2020
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