Calculate your entitlement

People across the UK are missing out on benefits and tax credits worth more than £10 billion a year. The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea can help make sure you get what is yours. Just use this simple calculator to work out how much you could claim.

Click on the following link to see what you could claim -

This site is free and no personal information is required, so anonymity is assured.

In order to complete the calculation it is recommended you assemble the documentation you will need to complete the process.

You can stop at any time and come back to the calculation later. If you are returning to a calculation you started earlier please go to saved calculation.

How to make a claim

There are several ways to make a claim for benefits:

The quickest way to apply for benefits is by completing this online Housing Benefit and Council Tax Reduction application form a Weightless Document Format (WDF)

If this is not convenient, you can either:

  • email us at: to request a form - make sure you include your name and address
  • phone and ask for a form: 020 7361 3006 - if you would like advice on completing the form call us and we can phone you back so you don't have to worry about your phone bill
  • visit us and see someone from the New Claims Team - you can make an appointment or just call at the Town Hall, Hornton Street, W8 7NX (opening times 8.30 to 5pm Monday to Friday)
  • request a visit (if you have a special need, for example, if you are elderly or disabled you can request a home visit)