Close ​​​​​​​Waste collections

Bins not been emptied? We do apologise, but due to changes to our waste collection services the crews are finding they are not able to make it to some properties on the right day. We are working to address this. If your bin hasn't been emptied, check our webpage to see if you live in an area we know about and, if so, please just leave your bin out. You do not need to report it to us. We are doing everything we can to return to your property in the following day or two. You can also find out more about the changes to our bin collections and check your bin day with our online calendar.

Benefits calculator

Click on the link below to use a benefits calculator to give you an indication of whether you are eligible for benefits. The calculator will assess your eligibility based on the information you give:

Check your eligibility with the online Benefits Calculator

 

This is only an estimate and you can only get a proper assessment from a formal claim

Apply online for Universal Credit

Apply online for Housing Benefit

 

If you would like to talk to us about Housing Benefits you can contact us via email housing.benefits@allerdale.gov.uk or telephone our Customer Services team on 0303 123 1702