What Is the LHA Rate for My Area?

The rent service has provided a helpful site called lha-direct, where you can search any area's local housing allowance rate. We suggest searching by the local authority rather than postcode as it seems more reliable. Local Housing Allowance Direct

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Housing Benefit, Local Housing Allowance and Universal Credit

Persons with low or no income who have a liability to pay rent may be entitled to housing benefit, which is currently being replaced in phases by Universal Credit.