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The benefit cap

Pages in The benefit cap

  1. The benefit cap
  2. Who is exempt?
  3. When will it happen?
  1. How can we help?
  2. More information

When will it happen?

If already had a reduction in your Housing Benefit prior to 7 November 2016, your Housing Benefit will reduce from 7 November 2016.

If you do not currently have a reduction in your Housing Benefit but will be affected by the lower benefit cap limits your Housing Benefit will reduce sometime in January 2017.

Benefits service


Tel: 024 7683 1800


Customer Service Centre
Broadgate House

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