North East Lincolnshire Council

Benefits statistics

To increase understanding of housing benefit and the council tax reduction scheme we publish monthly, quarterly and annual statistics, which can be found in the related documents section of this page.

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Statistical information about housing benefit and council tax reduction in North East Lincolnshire

Benefit caseload (xls) – housing benefit and council tax benefit caseload annual figures until March 2013

Benefit caseload (xls)– housing benefit and council tax reduction caseload figures since July 2013 (updated annually)

Amount spent (xls) – on housing benefit and council tax benefit each financial year since 2007-08 (updated annually)

Discretionary housing payments (xls) – total received in funding and the total spend each financial year since 2009-10 (updated annually)

Numbers affected by ‘The Bedroom Tax’ and ‘the Benefit Cap’ (xls) – affected by the bedroom tax and the benefit cap (updated quarterly)

NEL Private rented accommodation caseload monthly data (LHA) since 2011 – (updated monthly)

Benefits Team (telephone and postal enquiries only), Local Taxation and Benefits, Municipal Offices, Town Hall Square, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN31 1HU

Email: benefits@nelincs.gov.uk

Telephone: 01472 326287 option 2

Telephone opening times: Monday to Friday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm except bank holidays