Tenants of both private landlords and social housing, which includes people who rent from their local Council or from a Housing Association, might be affected by these changes.
You can read more about the changes on the Frequently Asked Questions page.
To find out if you are affected use our Welfare Reform Calculator - it is quick and easy to use and will provide you with information about how you are affected and what your options are:
If you are considering moving to private property use our Local Housing Allowance Calculator to see how much Housing Benefit you could receive:
If you are a landlord who rents to benefit tenants have a look at our information page for landlords.