Paying your rent

When you claim UC the housing element will be paid direct to you as part of your single monthly payment. You are responsible for paying your rent from this.

Ways to pay:

   Direct Debit

Please call us on 0300 365 1111 to set up this convenient way to pay on a date that suits you.

  Post Office or PayPoint/Payzone outlets

You can pay by cash or debit/credit card at the Post Office or at retail outlets displaying the Payzone or PayPoint sign.

   Paying by telephone

If you have a debit/credit card, you can call on 0300 365 1111, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

   Paying online

If you have a debit/credit card you can pay online at any time using our BillPay service

If you are finding it difficult to manage your rent please contact us. If you allow rent arrears to build up, you could face legal action and even eviction from your home.

Find out about how we can help with your rent.