Backdating job seekers allowance claim
However, if the person you look after is living alone and receives a means-tested benefit, your claim for Carer's Allowance may affect their means-tested benefits.
You can still make the claim for Carer's Allowance, but should think carefully about the implications before you do.
You can request either a short-term regular payment or a lump sum payment.
There are various circumstances that dictate what a DHP can and cannot be considered for.
This is an independent tribunal that hears housing benefit and social security appeals.We will advise you in our reply whether you have a further right of appeal, and how to do so.If you think the amount or calculation of your council tax support is wrong, we can look at it again.Use our benefits calculator to find out if you are entitled to claim: Benefits calculator This will show if you are entitled to claim housing benefit or council tax support.It will enable you to complete an online claim form. If you rent privately you'll need to enter your Local Housing Allowance (LHA) figure when asked how much rent is.