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  • Can I claim housing benefit before I move in?

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/housing_benefit_before_you_move_in

    You may need to start paying rent on a new home before you move in. You may be able to claim housing benefit to cover your rent before you move in.|You may need to start paying rent on a new home before you move in. You may be able to claim housing benefit to cover your rent before you move in.

  • Your Housing Benefit decision letter

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/housing_and_council_tax_benefit_decisions

    How to work out what your housing benefit decision letter means. What to do if you disagree with it or want to know how the council decided what benefit you will receive.|How to work out what your housing benefit decision letter means. What to do if you disagree with it or want to know how the council decided what benefit you will receive.

  • Rent arrears and benefits not being paid in time

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home/rent_arrears/rent_arrears_caused_by_problems_with_housing_benefit

    Problems with your claim for Housing Benefit or Universal Credit can lead to rent arrears. Find out what you can do if you are in this situation.|Problems with your claim for Housing Benefit or Universal Credit can lead to rent arrears. Find out what you can do if you are in this situation.

  • Paying rent

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home/paying_rent

    This section looks at how you pay rent and what you can do if your rent goes up or you can't afford to pay your rent.|This section looks at how you pay rent and what you can do if your rent goes up or you can't afford to pay your rent.

  • Housing benefit for your notice period

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/housing_benefit_for_your_notice_period

    You may be able to get housing benefit for up to four weeks after you move. Housing benefit usually stops the day you move out of your home but there are exceptions.|You may be able to get housing benefit for up to four weeks after you move. Housing benefit usually stops the day you move out of your home but there are exceptions.

  • Getting a mortgage if you're disabled and on benefits

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home/mortgages/getting_a_mortgage/getting_a_mortgage_if_youre_disabled

    Find out what to consider when applying for a mortgage if you have a disability and how you can get help to pay your mortgage interest and service charges.|Find out what to consider when applying for a mortgage if you have a disability and how you can get help to pay your mortgage interest and service charges.

  • Claiming housing benefit - What forms do I need?

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/making_a_claim_for_housing_or_council_tax_benefit

    Find out how to make claiming housing benefit go as smoothly as possible. What forms you need to claim and more.|Find out how to make claiming housing benefit go as smoothly as possible. What forms you need to claim and more.

  • Paying for a home

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/paying_for_a_home

    This section contains information about paying your rent, deposits and information about rent arrears, mortgages, council tax and advice on what to do if you get into debt.|This section contains information about paying your rent, deposits and information about rent arrears, mortgages, council tax and advice on what to do if you get into debt.

  • Housing Association shared ownership rights

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/renting_rights/shared_ownership_rights

    Shared ownership schemes allow you to buy a share in a housing association property and pay a reduced 'rent', called an occupancy payment. See what you should ask about if you are interested.|Shared ownership schemes allow you to buy a share in a housing association property and pay a reduced 'rent', called an occupancy payment. See what you should ask about if you are interested.

  • Adapting your home for a disability

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/housing_advice/repairs_and_bad_conditions/adapting_your_home

    Your home may not be suitable if you can't get around or use all the facilities. You may be able to get adaptations done to solve this problem - grants may be available.|Your home may not be suitable if you can't get around or use all the facilities. You may be able to get adaptations done to solve this problem - grants may be available.