Local Housing Allowance

The number of bedrooms you need

The number of bedrooms you need

The rules say how many bedrooms you and your family need.

You will need one bedroom for:

  • every adult couple;
  • any other adult aged 16 or over;
  • any two children of the same sex aged under 16;
  • any two children regardless of their sex aged
    under 10; or
  • any other child aged under 16.