Welcome to Housing Advice NI
Written and updated by Housing Rights and funded by the Housing Executive, Housing Advice NI is the home of independent housing advice in Northern Ireland.
LATEST: New video guide to Housing Benefit
You can apply for Housing Benefit to help with your rent if you are on a low income. If you rent privately, the amount you get will be calculated using the Local Housing Allowance rules. This video explains how that system works and what help is available if your Housing Benefit doesn't cover your full rent.
LATEST: Send a letter to your landlord
Use our new letter generator guides for ideas on what to put in your letter to the Housing Executive, a housing association or your private landlord.