Benefit cap

Help with the benefit cap

Call the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) if you need help with the benefit cap.

Universal Credit

Contact DWP through the journal in your Universal Credit online account if you need help with the benefit cap.

For any other benefits

Telephone: 0800 169 0145
Telephone (Welsh): 0800 169 0238
Textphone: 0800 169 0314
NGT text relay (if you cannot hear or speak on the phone): 18001 then 0800 169 0145
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

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