Coronavirus - worried about debt to the council?
Sandwell Council has announced the suspension of all Council debt-related court action against residents during the coronavirus pandemic.
Get financial help
Anyone whose income is reduced significantly in the coming weeks and months is advised to check if they may be eligible for financial help.
To check if you are eligible for help with your bills, please use the links in the bullet points and apply online for:
- Council Tax Reduction,
- a Discretionary Housing Payment to pay a shortfall in your rent,
- or Local Welfare Provision, which is limited to short-term help in a crisis, including food bank vouchers.
You can also contact the Welfare Rights Team for help and advice.
If you are worried about debt to the council call 0121 569 5333.