How much LHA will I get?
The LHA rate is the rent figure used to work out the tenant's
If the claim is based on the LHA rate applicable for the month
the benefit claim is made. This rate will usually not change for 12
months unless there is a change in the number of bedrooms required.
The amount of benefit they get will depend on their income, savings
and circumstances. There is no change to the benefit
If a tenant decides to move into a property with a rent that
exceeds their LHA, they will need to make up the difference
themselves. But if their rent is below their allowance their
claim will be assessed on the actual rent they are