Reply To: Payment of Excess to Landlord

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David
Participant

Ok – I’ll try by means of an example

Claimant has difficulty managing his affairs so we decide to pay landlord. Rent is £100 a week, the LHA is £120.
We would pay the l/l £100 and the claimant the £15 excess.

Only if there are rent arrears can the £15 go to the landlord.