Local housing allowance room rates

The local housing allowance (LHA) rates will be updated in April each year at which time housing benefit claims will be recalculated based on the new LHA rates.

We will write to customers before April to advise them of their revised housing benefit entitlement.

Local housing allowance rates from April 2017 to March 2018

Broad rental market area Central Greater Manchester Bolton and Bury
Shared accommodation £67.20 £48.67
One bedroom £101.98 £84
Two bedrooms £119.98 £98.96
Three bedrooms £133.32 £114.84
Four bedrooms £186.47 £143.84

Please use our benefits enquiry form if you need to contact us.

This page was last updated on 18 April 2017