Universal Credit is a new benefit to support you if you’re working and on a low income or you’re out of work. This page explains how Universal Credit will affect you and how you need to prepare for it.
NB – these changes will only affect people of working age.
Summary of what Universal Credit is
Universal Credit will affect more people this year. Find out more here
Key facts about Universal Credit
There are lots of things you can do to get ready for Universal Credit. Find out more here
You need to be online to apply for Universal Credit. Find out more here
Hints and tips on setting up a bank account
Its important to manage your budget when you move to Universal Credit. Find out more here:
Advice on managing your Universal Credit claim
Last modified on April 1st, 2021 at 5:26 pm