Due to essential maintenance, some of the interactive features on our Council Tax and Benefits pages will be unavailable between 7pm on 22 February 2024 and 1am on 23 February 2024 and between 7.30am and 6.30pm on 23 February 2024. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


The Household Support Fund is administered by West Sussex County Council. Please visit the Community Support Hub website if you need help. This grant is funded by the Department for Work and Pensions and more information about their support can be found on the government's cost of living support webpage.

In line with the Department for Work and Pensions, the benefits department no longer offers a face-to-face service. All the information you should need can be found on these pages.

If you struggle to make a claim or report a change online, email revenues.benefits@arun.gov.uk or call 01903 737753 for help.