Loads to think about? Don't forget the essentials.

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Buying a home

Dealing with the council

Do's and don'ts of applying for benefits

Paying for a home can be expensive, certain benefits may be able to help you meet these costs - use this checklist when applying for benefits.

Finding a place

Going to court

Leaving home

Living with a partner

Moving home

Last updated: 11 October 2020

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