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Tenants living in sheltered accommodation prior to 6 April 2015

For these tenants we will subsidise the support element of the charge until 6 April 2018. 

Pre April 2015 sheltered housing tenants in receipt of full housing benefit will pay:

  • £3.70 per week from 6 April 2015
  • £6.62 per week from 6 April 2016
  • £6.62 per week from 6 April 2017
  • £9.53 per week from 6 April 2018

Pre April 2015 sheltered housing tenants not in receipt of housing benefit will pay:

  • £7.20 per week from 6 April 2015
  • £10.12 per week from 6 April 2016
  • £10.12 per week from 6 April 2017
  • £13.03 per week from 6 April 2018

These new charges will replace any Supporting People charge you may currently pay for your home.

New tenants moving into sheltered accommodation on or after 6 April 2015

These tenants will pay the charges in full from the start of their sheltered housing tenancy.

Tenants in receipt of full housing benefit will pay:

  • £9.53 per week from 6 April 2017

Tenants not in receipt of full housing benefit will pay:

  • £13.03 per week from 6 April 2017