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Benefit Claim and Calculator

Calculate and claim Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction

If you live in the area covered by Sefton MBC, you can use this application to:


The form is in two parts. The first is a calculator which can give you an indication of what you may be entitled to. The second part allows you to make a claim.

START a new calculation/claim

RETURN to a calculation/claim you have saved