When will Universal Credit affect you?


Universal Credit will affect more people this year. If you live in Conwy, are in receipt of benefits and your circumstances change or if you are a new claimant you will be asked to claim Universal Credit.  A change of circumstances could be:

  • You are found fit for work so Employment and Support Allowance stops
  • Relationship starts or ends
  • Bereavement
  • Change in working hours
  • Loss of job
  • Job Seekers to Income Support due to birth of a child
  • Becoming a carer
  • Youngest child turns 5
  • In work to sick
  • New claim for Housing Benefit
  • Moving from one Local Authority to another

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Last modified on April 1st, 2021 at 5:33 pm