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Hi,

I`ve just joined the site and wonder if anyone can help me with this....

 

I am on income support and carers allowance, I recently moved and claim LHA. My landlord gets his share of the rent and I get £8.00 of this for me (as rent is less than LHA rate).

 

My question is, does this affect my income support in anyway? I didn`t receive anything informing me that it does, so i`m assuming all is well, but don`t want to get into trouble later on reguarding this matter.

 

I`d be grateful if anyone could tell me how this all works.

 

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Hi,

I`ve just joined the site and wonder if anyone can help me with this....

 

I am on income support and carers allowance, I recently moved and claim LHA. My landlord gets his share of the rent and I get £8.00 of this for me (as rent is less than LHA rate).

 

My question is, does this affect my income support in anyway? I didn`t receive anything informing me that it does, so i`m assuming all is well, but don`t want to get into trouble later on reguarding this matter.

 

I`d be grateful if anyone could tell me how this all works.

 

:)

12. What if my Local Housing Allowance is more than my rent?

You can keep up to £15 per week excess that you are paid. This excess will not normally be taken into account when deciding other benefits.

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The extra £15 is a payment of housing benefit, therefore it never counts as income for any benefit.

 

It would only have an effect as capital, if total saving were over £6k.

Post by me are intended as a discussion of the issues involved, as these are of general interest to me and others on the forum. Although it is hoped such discussion will be of use to readers, before exposing yourself to risk of loss you should not rely on any principles discussed without confirming the situation with a qualified person.

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Thanks very much.

 

I couldn`t find anything about it and didn`t want to get myself into trouble over it.

 

I would have phoned and asked but they usually find some reason to be awkward if you do.

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