Use a benefits calculator to check if you can get Income Support before you apply. You may need to claim Universal Credit instead.

You may be able to get Income Support if you meet all the eligibility criteria.

There’s a different way to apply in Northern Ireland.

The actual amount you get depends on your circumstances, but if you qualify and have no income you’ll get at least £57.90 a week.

You can claim Child Tax Credit if you claim Income Support and have children.