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Advice and Benefits

Getting ready for Universal Credit

Universal Credit works differently from the benefits it replaces. Find out how ready you are for Universal Credit and what changes you may need to make.


A family looking at a laptop. Click here for more information about housing benefit claims and appeals, as well as our online benefit calculator and the Landlord Direct service.Housing benefit and council tax reduction

Money matters and advice

Picture of money. Click here for information about how Hackney Council can advise and help you during the current recession.We're on your side during tough times.

Benefit changes

Money. Links to benefit changes page.Find out how changes to benefits will affect you.

Legal advice

Picture of books. Click here for information on legal advice, debt counselling, legal aid and more.Help and support when you need it.

One Account

One AccountManage your housing benefit / council tax reduction.

Contact us

Hackney Service Centre. Links to contact us informationHow to contact the Council