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  • The 'bedroom tax'

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/the_bedroom_tax

    If you are a social tenant and have a spare room then your housing benefit will be reduced due to the bedroom tax. Find out more about the bedroom tax in Scotland here.

  • Get advice

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice

    Free housing and homelessness advice and information, including housing benefits, council housing, tenants' rights, mortgage arrears, repossession, eviction and neighbour problems.

  • Housing benefit and local housing allowance (LHA)

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit

    If you rent your home and have a low income, or get welfare benefits, you may be entitled to housing benefit to help pay your rent.

  • How housing benefit is calculated

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/how_housing_benefit_is_calculated

    Housing benefit (HB) is paid by the council to help you pay rent. Work out if you're eligible to apply for housing benefit and how much housing benefit you might be able to claim.

  • Agreements when living together

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/families_and_households/living_together/moving_in_together

    Moving in with a partner is a big step. This page looks at things you need to think about. It's important to know what your housing rights are so you're prepared.

  • What is housing benefit?

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/paying_for_a_home/housing_benefit/what_is_housing_benefit

    Housing benefit can help you pay your rent if you're a council or housing association tenant. Find out what housing benefit is, and if you can claim housing benefit.

  • Accommodation for asylum seekers

    https://scotland.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_topics/finding_a_place_to_live/asylum_seekers_and_refugees/support_from_the_uk_border_agency/accommodation_for_asylum_seekers

    If your application is successful, the UK Border Agency will provide you with support. It should make sure you have housing and money to meet essential needs until your asylum claim is decided.

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