- A Council property
- Privately rented accommodation - this includes paying rent to a private landlord, a Housing Association or a Co-op, or if you are a boarder or sub-tenant
- A Hostel
If you live in a hostel or you are a boarder or a sub-tenant you cannot get Council Tax Support.
If you have a mortgage, your housing costs can be met through Income Support, Income-based Job seeker's Allowance, Income-related Employment and Support Allowance or Pension Credit (Guarantee Credit). You can claim Council Tax Benefit from us.