If you pay rent for your home and you are on a low income, you may be able to get some help by claiming benefit.
The amount of housing benefit you may receive depends on:
From July 2018 we went live with Universal Credit full service in Chorley. We cannot accept new claims for housing benefit unless you fall into one of the following categories:
If you are not in one of the groups that can claim housing benefit to help with housing costs you can check if you can get Universal Credit on the GOV.UK website.
If you are in one of these groups, view how to claim housing benefit.