North East Lincolnshire Council


Phone line problems

Our local taxation and benefits service is currently experiencing technical difficulties with the phone lines. It is leading to poor sound quality on calls and in some circumstances calls may be terminated without notice. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused and our technical officers are working to fix the problem.

Housing Benefit

Information about Housing Benefit claims

Council Tax support

Details of our Council Tax support scheme, previously Council Tax Reduction

Universal Credit

Find out where you can go to get Universal Credit

Extra help with your housing costs (Discretionary Housing Payments)

Details of Discretionary Housing Payments

Free school meals

Find out if you are eligible and apply for free school meals

Benefit calculator

Find how much you could get using our benefits calculator

Housing Benefit overpayments

Find out about Housing Benefit overpayments and how to make a repayment

About benefits

Details of how our benefits shared service works and benefits statistics