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: Need some help finding your way around?
This is a pretty big website. Although we've tried really hard to lay things out in a logical and sensible manner, it can sometimes be difficult to find the information that you need. So, to help we've come up with a useful little housing options quiz, that will hopefully help you find the information that you need to solve your housing problem.
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.