Other help available

There is a lot to think about and we understand this is all new to you, but we will do all we can to help.

If you still have questions, or need advice,don't hesitate to get in touch.

Just call the main switchboard on 01620 827827 and ask for the service you need. If you're not sure what team you need to speak to, just ask for the operator and you will be directed to a member of staff.


Advice about paying your council rent and dealing with rent arrears

Rent Income team


Find out about the council’s tenancy support service which can assist vulnerable tenants affected by welfare reform

Tenancy Support team


Advice about paying your Council Tax and what reductions are available to help reduce your charge

Council Tax team


Apply for council tax reduction or discretionary housing payment

Benefits team


Apply for a Scottish Welfare Fund Grant

Scottish Welfare Fund team


Advice about benefit reviews and making an appeal

Welfare Rights team