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Customers with adult children who are away at University but continue to live with their parents and intend to return home will be allowed an additional bedroom.The temporary absence must not be for more than 52 weeks.Please log in to our online portal to view details of your housing benefits payments or council tax.
Please take a look at the Changes in Circumstances page for more information.If you are a working age tenant living in a council or housing association property your Housing Benefit will be reduced if you have more bedrooms than your family needs.
Special rules There are special rules for students, people in boarding/lodgings/hostels, those who live in private residential care, nursing homes, people who have two homes, people who are temporarily away from home and those who live in someone else’s home.
Council tax is a local form of taxation on domestic property and is collected by local councils (often referred to as local authorities).
Those serving in the armed forces who return to their parents home during their leave are also allowed an additional bedroom.
An additional bedroom may also be allowed for disabled children who because of their disability are unable to share a bedroom.