Guidance

Claiming Universal Credit and other benefits if you are a refugee

Urgent actions refugees need to do to claim Universal Credit and other benefits, once they have been granted leave to remain in the UK.

Documents

Claiming Universal Credit and other benefits if you are a refugee

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Details

When you get your Biometric Residency Permit (BRP) your asylum support from the Home Office (money and accommodation) will stop after 28 days. This information explains what you need to do now.

Published 1 October 2019