4. How to claim

You can apply for Income Support:

Jobcentre Plus
Telephone: 0800 055 6688
Textphone: 0800 023 4888
Welsh language: 0800 012 1888
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
Find out about call charges

What you need to know

You can claim Income Support for yourself and your partner, if they haven’t already made a claim.

You need to provide details about your income, the income of any partner, where you live and who lives with you.

Tell JobCentre Plus about any change in your circumstances such as address, household makeup, income or savings.

Appeal a decision

You can appeal the decision about your Income Support if you’re unhappy with it.

Help us improve GOV.UK

Please don't include any personal or financial information, for example your National Insurance or credit card numbers.