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Housing Benefit Appeal

Appealing a Housing Benefit Decision

The procedure for appealing against a housing benefit decision in England and Wales means contacting your local council to begin the appeal process.


When you appeal against a Housing Benefit decision, your case is handled by your local council.

That means you should contact your regional council to question their decision and then follow their appeals procedure.

You will be linked to this service based upon the postcode information which you simply enter into the online search facility.

Housing Benefit Decision Advice

Postcode Lookup Online

You will need to enter a valid and full United Kingdom postcode.

Enter your postcode (UK only)

For example: SW1A 2AA

Link to external website icon Link to Appeal Housing Benefit Decision

Extra Advice - You might need to know that this service is only available in England and Wales.

Appeal Housing Benefit Decision; UK Rules Updated 2017