We want to help Business Rates payers understand the process by which arrears will be recovered and to offer practical advice on what to do at each stage of the recovery process.
There are lots of different ways you can pay your Business Rates each month but we recommend you do it via Direct Debit or online.
There are lots of different ways you can pay your Council Tax each month but we recommend you do it via Direct Debit or online.
Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support can help pay your rent and/or Council Tax. From 11 October 2017 Universal Credit is being rolled out across Doncaster and you may have to claim Universal Credit instead of Housing Benefit for help with your rent. You will still need to make a claim Council Tax Support if you receive, or are making a claim for, Universal Credit.
Discretionary housing payments provide extra help if you are already getting Housing Benefit or Universal Credit (including housing costs for rent) but you still need further help with your rental costs.
The council has a duty to publish details of payments to suppliers over £500. We also have a duty to publish spending on corporate credit cards, charge cards and procurement cards.
The following documents (in both pdf and csv format) include procurement card transactions and payments to suppliers reports for the financial year April 2016 to March 2017:
From 11 October 2017 Universal Credit is being rolled out across Doncaster and you may have to claim Universal Credit instead of Housing Benefit for help with your rent. You will still need to make a claim for Council Tax Support if you receive, or are making a claim for, Universal Credit. The amount of Housing Benefit, if you are still eligible to claim, and Council Tax Support we will pay you depends on your circumstances.
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Request for payment of Housing Benefit to be paid direct to a private landlord where a person has difficulty managing their finances.