Tag Archives: My Local Council

Tuesday 9th May 2017 – I Slowly Rotted At Erdington Customer Service Centre (aka Erdington Advice Centre) For An Hour

Ridiculously, this service is only provided on Tuesdays and Thursdays, despite the centre being open 5 days a week. Continue reading

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Thursday 3rd November 2016 – I Phone Birmingham Rent Service, My Rent A/C Will Be Cleared On 7th November 2016! Hoorah!

I phoned Birmingham City Council’s Rent Service, “T” said my Housing Benefit has been updated, and the full amount of HB that’s due will be paid into my Rent A/C on Monday 7th November 2016, so my rent arrears will … Continue reading

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Thursday 3rd November 2016 – I Send An Online Complaint To Birmingham City Council re: HB & CTB

I send an online complaint to Birmingham City Council, re: Housing Benefit & Council Tax Benefit.

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Thursday 3rd November 2016 – I Phone Local Councillor To Ask For Help re: Housing Benefit & Council Tax Benefit

I phoned one of my local Councillors to ask for his help re: Housing Benefit & Council Tax Benefit. I leave message.

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Thursday 3rd November 2016 – I Phone Birmingham City Council’s Benefits Service, a “Resolution Champion” Will Call Me Within 48hrs

I phone Birmingham City Council’s Benefits Service on 0121 464 7000. “N” said I need to provide more proof of my income!  I said I’ve already had to travel to Erdington Customer Service Centre twice. The first time I was advised … Continue reading

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Tuesday 1st November 2016 – I Venture Again To Birmingham City Council’s Erdington Customer Service Centre, For HB & CTB Purposes

As advised to me yesterday, I set out first thing this morning to again venture to Erdington Customer Service Centre, as they neglected to send an email to Birmingham City Council’s Benefits Service last week, to treat my Housing Benefit … Continue reading

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Monday 31st October 2016 – I Phone My Rent Service, I’m now £700+ in Rent Arrears. I’m Then Transferred To Birmingham City Council’s Benefits Service

I phoned my local Rent Service, to see if my Housing Benefit has been restarted, after I’d taken my NOTICE OF SEEKING POSSESSION & Bank Statement to Erdington Customer Service Centre on Thursday 27th Oct 2016, as had been advised … Continue reading

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