Local housing allowance

Changes that may affect your LHA entitlement

Any changes that may affect your benefit entitlement are: 

  • income support starting or stopping
  • somebody moving in or out of the household 
  • starting or stopping paid employment
  • a member of the household being in hospital for more than six weeks
  • moving house
  • a change of income such as a pay rise, pay cut or a change in Benefits 
  • a member of the household being awarded with a disability benefit such as Attendance Allowance 
  • a change in rent for private tenants.