What happens if I live with a close relative and they charge me rent?
If you live with one of the following people and they are also your Landlord you cannot claim housing benefit:
- A parent, step-parent or parent-in-law
- Brother or sister
- Son, son-in-law, daughter, daughter-in-law, step-son, step-daughter, or partner of any of the previously mentioned people
- Benefits office Full details for Benefits office