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Housing Benefit - bedroom calculator for social housing tenants

This advice applies to Scotland

If you rent your home from the council or a housing association, your Housing Benefit may be reduced. This could happen if you're of working age and your home is larger than you need. This is also known as the 'bedroom tax', the ‘under-occupancy charge’, the ‘social sector size criteria’ and the ‘removal of the spare room subsidy’. Read about:

Use this calculator to check how many bedrooms you’re entitled to.

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