Yes. You are eligible for housing allowance if
- the child lives with you at least 30 days per year
- you live in a residence that is at least 40 square metres
- the residence has at least two rooms and a kitchen
Housing allowance is support for families with children who need help to pay rent or monthly fees for their housing.
You can easily find out whether you can receive housing allowance by using the “Kassakollen” function. You can receive housing allowance regardless of whether you own or rent your home.
You can receive housing allowance for families with children if
Exceptions from the registration requirement can be made if special circumstances exist.
In the “Kassakollen” function, you can quickly and easily see how much you can receive as housing allowance. How much you can receive depends on
To be able to submit your application, you need to send in some paperwork.
If your application is complete, you will receive a decision within no more than 30 days. If any information is missing, we will contact you.
The money is paid out in arrears on the 27th of each month.
The app enables you to see how much money you can earn without it affecting the housing allowance. If it looks like your income will be higher than you thought, you can notify us in time so we can adjust your housing allowance so you won’t have to pay back money later.
Download the app from Google Play or Appstore.
It is important that you inform us if your income or living situation changes. We can then make sure you receive the right amount of allowance. If you receive too much money, you may be obligated to pay money back later.
Change your housing allowance on My pages (Mina sidor) or call the Customer Centre at 0771-524 524 and let us know.
Change your housing allowance on My pages (Mina sidor).
Submit a new application for the new address.
On My pages (Mina sidor), you can inform us if
If you cannot or do not want to apply via My pages (Mina sidor), you can apply using the form. The form can be found at the bottom of the page.
The forms required to apply for housing allowance can be found here.