Universal Credit

Universal Credit

Before you claim Universal Credit

Universal Credit is a payment for people over 18 but under State Pension age who are on a low income or out of work ... more

Make and manage your claim

From the beginning of opening your Universal Credit claim online, you have 28 days to submit your claim ... more

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to your Universal Credit account

To claim, you must create a Universal Credit account online

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Universal Credit payments and advance payments

Universal Credit is normally paid twice a month to a household and you will need to budget for this … more

Employed/self-employed while claiming Universal Credit

Universal Credit when you are starting work, already in work or when you are self-employed … more

Change of circumstances

To get the right amount of benefits, you need to report any changes to your circumstances  … more


Applying for Rate Rebate

To claim Rate Rebate, you must be entitled to Universal Credit. You apply online for Rate Rebate  … more

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