Council Housing rents
Rent is due weekly or monthly in advance.
If you have an introductory or secure tenancy you will usually pay over 48 weeks with 4 rent free weeks each year, totalling 52 weeks.
The Financial year for 2013/14 is a 53 week finanical year and the weekly rent will be charged over 49 weeks.
The rent free weeks in 2013/14 are 16 and 23 December 2013 and 24 and 31 March 2014. If you have rent arrears or a court order you need to continue to pay during these weeks.
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