From 29 November 2017, for residents living in many postcodes in Chesterfield, we won’t be able to accept new claims for Housing Benefit if you are of working age - you will have to claim Universal Credit instead.
You will still need to make a separate claim for Council Tax Support.
Find out more here.
The Chesterfield Borough Council web benefits calculator simply allows you the user to fill out a form for an instant online benefits estimate.
Select this link to use our council tax and housing benefits calculator.
Remember, this calculation is an estimate based on the information you supply. For a full evaluation make a formal claim ASAP. Usually benefit will only start from the Monday after the council receive your form.