Before making a claim
The .GOV website has a FREE benefits adviser tool which can help you get benefit advice for you and your family or for someone else. Simply answer questions online about your savings, income, and outgoings. You can also read more about other help and advice available including a free benefit check from the local Citizens Advice Bureau in Maldon.
You can make a claim for council tax support online or
To make a claim for housing benefit, you will need to download and then print a form.
Once you have completed the form, you can post it to us or bring it to us at the Council Offices in Princes Road, Maldon.
You must make sure you provide us with all of the necessary documentation to confirm your circumstances. These are listed on the claim form.