Benefits Check Form

Advice by Email - Citizens Advice Lancashire West

Please fill in as much information below as possible, the more information we receive, the better advice we can give. Fields marked with an ‘*’ are required.

PLEASE NOTE: Benefits Check by Email from Citizens Advice Lancashire West is only available to residents or people working in our catchment area (see Local Information). For visitors living in another part of the UK, please visit Find Your Nearest Citizens Advice Office.

Please complete our Benefits Check Form

    Benefit Check Form

    Your Details

    Title

    First name

    Surname

    Your email

    DOB


    Your Partners Details (if applicable)

    Title

    First name

    Surname

    Email

    DOB


    Please provide details about your children (if applicable)

    NameDOBFull Time Education?Disabled?Child care Costs £ (weekly)
    YesNoYesNo
    YesNoYesNo
    YesNoYesNo
    YesNoYesNo


    Do all the people listed above live with you?
    YesNo

    If no, please give details

    Do any other people not listed above live at your address? If yes, please detail each person, state how old they are and if they are either (1) in receipt of benefits (which type) or (2) working (how many hours pw and gross weekly wage)

    Do you have a mortgage? If yes, how much do you owe?

    Do you rent? If yes, how much is your full rent per week?

    Any rent free weeks?
    YesNo

    If you rent, then please state whether you rent from a private or local authority/housing association:

    Post Code:

    Number of bedrooms:

    Council tax band:

    & liability:£ pw/pm/pa

    How many hours per week do you work?

    YouYour Partner (if applicable)

    What was your GROSS income for the last tax year?

    YouYour Partner (if applicable)

    What is your expected income for the current year?

    YouYour Partner (if applicable)


    Date started current employment:

    YouYour Partner (if applicable)


    Are there any gaps in employment for you or your partner in the last two years; if yes, state what these are below:

    Have you got any savings? If yes, state how much in total:£

    List below all your income:wages, pensions (State or Occupational), benefits (e.g. JSA/ESA/Tax Credits/DLA/PIP/AA/Child Benefit/Housing Benefit/Council Tax Reduction etc), maintenance, or anything else. Please state whether monthly or weekly:

    List below all your partners income:wages, pensions (State or Occupational), benefits (e.g. JSA/ESA/Tax Credits/DLA/PIP/AA/Child Benefit/Housing Benefit/Council Tax Reduction etc), maintenance, or anything else. Please state whether monthly or weekly:

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