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Universal Credit in 14 more Jobcentres in London, Cornwall and Wales

Today 14 more Jobcentres start offering Universal Credit – the new benefit that makes work always pay.

Universal Credit will replace 6 existing benefits

This morning all new single claimants applying for unemployment benefits at these Jobcentres will start claiming Universal Credit:

  • Ealing
  • Southall
  • Acton
  • Edmonton
  • Enfield
  • Palmers Green
  • Barking
  • Dagenham
  • Rhyl
  • Helston
  • Launceston
  • Liskeard
  • Newquay
  • Penryn and Falmouth

Are you ready to claim Universal Credit? It’s the new benefit that makes it easier to take up a wider range of jobs and get back to work quickly.

Watch a video explaining how Universal Credit helps you into work.

Universal Credit help you into work

Universal Credit will eventually replace 6 existing benefits:

  • Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Child Tax Credits
  • Housing Benefit

Read the list of Jobcentre areas where you can claim Universal Credit.

Published 13 July 2015