Universal Credit

Universal Credit is a means-tested benefit for working age people.

It has taken the place of 6 benefits:

  • Working Tax Credit
  • Child Tax Credit
  • Employment and Support Allowance (Income based)
  • Job Seekers Allowance (Income based)
  • Income Support
  • Housing Benefit

Find out how to apply for Universal Credit by reading our specially written guide available by following this link:

Universal Credit – a Guide for Applying