Reasons for backdating council tax benefit
If we decide not to backdate, we will tell you why.
If you do not agree with a decision, contact us and ask us to review this again.
If payments are made direct to the landlord, the tenant's reduced entitlement will be reflected by the amount of the benefit payment that is issued every four weeks.
Please remember the calculator is only an estimate and we cannot guarantee this is the exact amount you would receive.
The Benefit Section Northumberland County Council Wansbeck Square Ashington Northumberland NE63 9XL Telephone: 03 Original documentary evidence is required to support your claim – we cannot accept photocopies and we need to see documents for both claimants and, if applicable, partners.