Calculating housing allowance

Try our housing allowance calculator and learn more about how the calculation is done.

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It is the ratio between household income and housing expenses that decides whether you are entitled of housing allowance.

Approved housing expenses
– Personal contribution      
= Sum
= Sum x 73,7 % = housing allowance

Approved annual housing expenses cannot exceed a defined ceiling. For further details, contact the municipality or try our calculator, where the correct ceilings are encoded.

Personal contribution - the proportion of your housing expenses that you must pay yourself, based on total household income. Contact the municipality for details, or simply try our calculator, where the correct proportion is encoded.