Local Housing Allowance Rates (LHA) 2020-2021

Local housing allowance rates updated March – April 2020

 Location (UK ONLY)Calendar Monthly Allowance
BRMAShared HousingOne BedroomTwo BedroomThree BedroomFour Bedroom
Ashford£305.38£558.32£661.95£787.62£1,017.92
Aylesbury£321.55£596.78£738.91£930.27£1,287.45
Barnsley£256.63£321.37£386.29£441.00£605.12
Barrow-in-Furness£296.52£344.71£406.76£488.19£605.12
Basingstoke£301.26£610.03£737.30£875.22£1,178.34
Bath£329.93£636.36£761.20£890.12£1,368.49
Bedford£291.52£482.97£625.02£755.12£980.16
Birmingham£253.37£450.04£563.97£600.82£766.33
Black Country£261.50£381.38£463.51£547.54£669.51
Blackwater Valley£353.18£642.88£780.23£931.10£1,378.74
Bolton and Bury£234.99£371.21£437.30£522.73£674.34
Bournemouth£289.35£546.11£696.50£859.31£1,118.68
Bradford & South Dales£265.19£350.01£432.22£494.18£546.11
Brighton and Hove£365.30£696.50£902.38£1,048.16£1,544.65
Bristol£315.81£585.22£710.27£848.58£1,136.11
Bury St Edmunds£300.69£465.42£592.17£704.93£983.15
Cambridge£355.83£590.91£679.60£789.75£1,053.42
Canterbury£337.15£547.37£704.67£821.34£1,240.00
Central Greater Manchester£296.95£464.20£546.11£606.81£824.03
Central Lancs£244.29£394.98£483.10£559.36£711.92
Central London£640.05£1,221.92£1,417.37£1,661.75£1,955.10
Central Norfolk & Norwich£279.70£423.23£530.38£616.11£813.60
Chelmsford£323.85£573.53£710.27£868.70£1,087.31
Cheltenham£311.12£494.18£633.45£770.85£1,063.19
Cherwell Valley£324.94£592.00£717.18£855.14£1,097.48
Chesterfield£231.86£355.96£432.22£503.44£661.04
Chichester£334.93£592.26£742.43£901.72£1,184.47
Chilterns£335.19£681.77£881.04£1,075.75£1,520.40
Colchester£286.26£471.37£602.29£733.26£930.75
Coventry£307.77£406.76£507.39£583.48£776.84
Crawley & Reigate£372.95£710.27£871.09£1,012.96£1,409.51
Darlington£277.92£330.89£399.98£473.33£659.22
Derby£259.93£374.52£457.64£520.13£686.46
Doncaster£243.59£345.06£411.97£457.64£635.66
Dover-Shepway£268.93£392.81£508.52£635.66£742.43
Durham£282.44£324.98£379.99£432.22£609.98
East Cheshire£322.72£457.64£574.61£742.43£1,103.00
East Lancs£236.42£353.66£401.72£459.60£631.06
East Thames Valley£347.18£710.27£909.15£1,114.68£1,477.90
Eastbourne£304.95£546.33£689.59£830.42£1,039.99
Eastern Staffordshire£265.32£371.34£457.64£546.11£717.66
Exeter£328.50£514.91£624.15£728.22£966.16
Fylde Coast£268.45£369.35£498.01£574.48£651.79
Gloucester£310.34£406.76£556.93£669.69£851.80
Grantham & Newark£268.71£344.93£437.74£489.27£689.37
Greater Liverpool£255.28£399.98£463.51£524.99£677.86
Grimsby£231.99£331.45£406.76£437.65£572.14
Guildford£394.03£776.84£985.28£1,219.97£1,618.47
Halifax£285.66£355.96£432.22£508.52£650.00
Harlow & Stortford£328.72£625.02£772.54£928.75£1,273.07
Harrogate£302.04£489.27£605.12£711.92£956.82
Herefordshire£264.93£406.76£518.69£597.43£764.89
High Weald£352.27£616.11£803.65£986.28£1,488.46
Hull & East Riding£267.36£308.16£381.38£457.64£584.78
Huntingdon£280.62£491.75£590.69£705.10£901.72
Inner East London£478.58£1,206.50£1,417.37£1,661.75£1,955.10
Inner North London£472.37£1,221.92£1,417.37£1,661.75£1,955.10
Inner South East London£433.26£956.78£1,243.74£1,505.32£1,898.13
Inner South West London£442.48£1,155.27£1,417.37£1,661.75£1,955.10
Inner West London£503.18£1,106.91£1,376.09£1,661.75£1,955.10
Ipswich£268.80£412.58£524.30£606.94£793.92
Isle of Wight£302.69£411.54£538.98£661.04£813.60
Kendal£276.18£428.27£562.49£663.04£772.50
Kernow West£305.34£463.51£584.74£669.51£818.82
Kings Lynn£244.29£400.54£510.74£589.30£742.64
Kirklees£243.07£355.96£428.27£503.44£661.04
Lancaster£261.63£401.72£508.52£584.74£642.66
Leeds£275.36£442.13£540.72£661.04£864.49
Leicester£279.36£381.38£483.10£576.18£721.01
Lincoln£260.28£360.52£442.87£508.52£654.09
Lincolnshire Fens£257.98£401.85£503.74£589.30£696.50
Lowestoft & Great Yarmouth£285.05£381.08£463.51£520.13£659.22
Luton£292.74£540.03£687.81£819.34£987.46
Maidstone£320.11£579.39£717.18£821.34£1,040.29
Medway & Swale£296.43£503.74£628.50£717.40£928.75
Mendip£314.42£411.97£546.11£676.21£837.98
Mid & East Devon£312.68£428.48£558.19£669.51£849.71
Mid & West Dorset£303.60£468.16£605.12£711.92£884.21
Mid Staffs£291.48£401.72£503.44£589.30£754.20
Milton Keynes£304.17£568.18£710.27£844.11£1,079.88
Newbury£325.55£579.39£733.13£882.95£1,237.70
North Cheshire£229.12£406.76£483.10£559.36£772.50
North Cornwall & Devon Borders£303.60£411.97£530.55£617.98£764.68
North Cumbria£260.28£350.01£417.10£498.36£624.15
North Devon£287.92£406.76£508.52£610.20£744.43
North Nottingham£258.11£321.37£410.89£457.64£642.66
North West Kent£332.15£567.53£717.40£793.92£1,170.48
North West London£409.76£897.20£1,136.11£1,420.50£1,704.16
Northampton£301.86£469.03£592.17£636.53£851.80
Northants Central£244.90£386.34£496.66£579.39£750.08
Northumberland£307.77£327.67£386.47£457.64£610.20
Nottingham£304.91£401.72£478.41£547.54£689.59
Oldham & Rochdale£247.03£370.82£432.22£503.44£661.04
Outer East London£369.74£852.32£1,076.32£1,345.46£1,601.31
Outer North East London£352.31£729.39£903.03£1,136.41£1,466.30
Outer North London£400.54£936.14£1,162.22£1,434.32£1,717.50
Outer South East London£383.60£754.90£928.75£1,136.41£1,423.63
Outer South London£375.30£807.52£1,016.83£1,233.57£1,614.52
Outer South West London£410.02£983.41£1,240.00£1,489.07£1,898.13
Outer West London£386.38£823.90£1,076.66£1,240.35£1,490.89
Oxford£377.64£723.26£850.58£1,017.00£1,322.13
Peaks & Dales£300.17£398.63£489.27£566.49£742.43
Peterborough£252.55£418.97£523.73£602.29£766.54
Plymouth£314.68£428.57£540.72£642.66£806.26
Portsmouth£305.08£530.42£657.09£785.62£1,060.59
Reading£358.57£696.50£882.95£1,009.49£1,392.56
Richmond & Hambleton£302.04£399.98£500.01£566.49£711.92
Rotherham£266.28£350.88£425.01£446.34£610.20
Rugby & East£291.22£431.57£546.28£628.32£857.75
Salisbury£318.07£523.73£635.66£762.72£1,011.92
Scarborough£266.71£355.96£457.64£551.37£605.12
Scunthorpe£236.42£324.98£406.76£463.51£592.26
Sheffield£284.61£418.92£473.33£514.95£689.37
Shropshire£300.00£386.29£483.10£572.14£754.20
Solihull£333.41£514.95£661.04£762.72£1,017.00
South Cheshire£248.55£374.91£483.10£559.36£762.72
South Devon£280.62£428.27£566.49£676.21£849.54
South East Herts£330.50£687.16£874.13£1,079.62£1,298.27
South West Essex£297.74£600.99£756.03£882.95£1,178.34
South West Herts£368.09£731.35£923.41£1,158.96£1,585.58
Southampton£298.30£530.42£711.79£839.72£1,071.19
Southend£303.95£546.28£710.27£848.76£1,092.39
Southern Greater Manchester£279.31£465.42£583.48£690.85£910.72
Southport£306.38£404.02£533.90£617.98£762.72
St Helens£264.45£355.96£432.22£503.44£696.50
Staffordshire North£243.90£355.96£401.72£483.10£636.53
Stevenage & North Herts£318.33£590.82£728.39£900.33£1,153.14
Sunderland£217.31£388.90£432.22£483.10£610.20
Sussex East£308.34£418.97£547.54£728.04£890.43
Swindon£289.96£499.49£597.82£738.69£928.75
Tameside & Glossop£250.03£381.38£457.64£559.36£691.07
Taunton & West Somerset£291.91£406.76£533.90£643.75£813.60
Teesside£253.37£370.21£432.22£499.70£661.04
Thanet£288.00£378.47£546.28£637.92£809.17
Tyneside£273.10£401.72£457.64£508.52£661.04
Wakefield£243.07£381.38£457.64£503.44£661.04
Walton£397.76£812.99£1,009.18£1,222.62£1,690.91
Warwickshire South£336.93£558.32£704.93£827.46£1,089.31
West Cheshire£284.96£437.74£533.90£610.20£824.03
West Cumbria£295.48£350.01£406.76£463.51£592.26
West Pennine£275.75£344.71£375.65£437.65£606.77
West Wiltshire£306.64£442.13£573.27£710.06£930.23
Weston-S-Mare£295.43£432.22£556.93£682.77£813.60
Wigan£254.41£350.01£425.27£483.10£661.04
Winchester£352.53£675.03£806.26£936.27£1,423.63
Wirral£239.08£374.99£449.99£550.02£621.41
Wolds and Coast£285.79£331.45£411.97£489.27£567.71
Worcester North£271.53£406.76£520.13£589.17£780.23
Worcester South£310.77£450.86£566.49£676.21£882.95
Worthing£305.77£546.46£696.50£843.37£1,119.72
Yeovil£271.53£406.76£538.98£663.04£839.46
York£296.48£437.30£546.11£624.15£884.21