Self Service

Self Service

Are you on one of the 6 benefits that Universal Credit is replacing like Housing Benefit or Tax Credits? Find out if you would be better off or worse off on Universal Credit.

Before making a claim STOP and CHECK by doing a ‘better off’ calculation.

You also need to be aware of the other consequences of moving to UC before making a claim.

The Move to Universal Credit



These are links to popular services where you can pay for services, apply for licences and homes, report issues that may be affecting you.

   Council Tax House  Council Tax 

   Library Services

Housing  Housing 

  Reporting and Requesting Environmental Services

  Schools and learning
 Benefits and Money

There are a number of ways to get your Covid-19 vaccine in Newcastle - find out how you can get your jab!

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By clicking on the 'Listen and translate' link that appears at the top right of this webpage you can:

  • Use Text to Speech 
  • Access dyslexia software
  • Open an interactive dictionary
  • Convert this page (and the whole Council website) into over 100 languages

multi langauge welcome

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Visit the MyCouncil area of the website where you can access various portals which allow you to view account information which is personalised to you.


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Are you interested in affordable housing to rent in Newcastle? 

Newcastle Homes advertises affordable housing across the city. You can also get advice on a range of other housing choices, such as mutual exchange, renting with a  private landlord and low cost home ownership.

 Newcastle Homes


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