East Lothian Council

Document Downloads: Benefits

The following documents are available for download. Documents in PDF format can be read using Adobe Reader.

MS Word and Powerpoint documents can be read by using their respective applications or any alternatives.

Benefits categories

Available downloads

Benefits Appeal Leaflet

  • Appeal Leaflet PDF (PDF)
  • Size: 292.27 KB
  • Estimated download time: (56k = 43 secs)

Change of Circumstances Form

Housing benefit and council tax reduction change of circumstances.

LHA - an Introduction

Introductory leaflet on LHA

LHA - Difficulty in Paying Your Rent?

Information about LHA for tenants who are likely to have difficulty paying their rent

LHA - how to work it out

Leaflet on how to work out LHA

LHA - Information for Private Landlords

Information for privated landlords about LHA

LHA - Safeguard Policy

East Lothian Council's LHA Safeguard Policy

LHA - Application for Payment Direct to Landlord

Application for paying your LHA directly to your landlord

Housing Benefit Leaflet

What you need to know about changes to Housing Benefit.

Discretionary Housing Payment (DHP) Application

Apply for a Discretionary Housing Payment

Scottish Welfare Fund

Application form for Community Care and Crisis Grants

DWP Outreach Surgeries

Details of DWP Outreach surgery times and locations

Council Tax Reduction Application

Council Tax Reduction Application

Universal Credit Guide 2018

A Guide has been produced by East Lothian Council to assist local residents who are claiming Universal Credit

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.