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Sign in to your Universal Credit account - report a change, add a note to your journal, see your payments and do other tasks
Guidance on getting an extra payment to help with the cost of living if you’re entitled to certain benefits or tax credits.
Universal Credit is replacing 6 other benefits with a single monthly payment if you're out of work or on a low income - eligibility, how to prepare.
Universal Credit is a payment to help with your living costs. It’s paid…
You may be able to get Universal Credit if you’re on a low income or need…
How much Universal Credit you get depends on: your standard allowance any…
If you or your partner are employed, how much Universal Credit you get…
Universal Credit is paid once a month, usually into your bank, building…
You can apply for Universal Credit online. You need to create an account.…
If you need help to pay your bills or cover other costs while you wait for…
You’ll make an agreement called a ‘Claimant Commitment’ with your work…
You need to report changes to your circumstances so you keep getting the…
If you’re in financial difficulties, you can get help and advice from the…
Find out what benefits you could get, how much you could get and how to claim
Find out how much State Pension you could get (your forecast), when you could get it and how you could increase it
Work out your State Pension age and Pension Credit qualifying age
Search and apply for jobs in Great Britain using ‘Find a job’.
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) replaces Disability Living Allowance (DLA) - how and when to claim, rates, eligibility.
Pension Credit is extra money for pensioners to bring your weekly income up to a minimum amount - what you'll get, apply, eligibility
How to set up or manage a child maintenance arrangement, including what to do if a parent does not pay, how to contact the Child Maintenance Service, and signing in to your account.
Get an estimate of how much Pension Credit you may be entitled to
Use this calculator to work out an amount of child maintenance for your children.
Apply for Carer's Allowance - money to help you look after someone who needs to be cared for. Apply online or use form DS700.
Apply for your first National Insurance number - you must have the right to live and work in the UK.
What to do if you lose your National Insurance number, information about where to find it and who to contact.
The home of Department for Work and Pensions on GOV.UK. The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for welfare, pensions and child maintenance policy. As the UK’s biggest public service department it administe…
Find out if you've paid enough National Insurance to qualify for the full State Pension - check gaps, contributions and credits, get a National Insurance statement, call the helpline
Attendance Allowance helps pay for your personal care if you've reached State Pension age and are disabled - rates, eligibility, apply, claim form AA1.
The Warm Home Discount Scheme could take £140 off your winter electricity bill - eligibility, how to claim your discount, deadlines
Winter Fuel Payment helps older people with their heating bills - claim form, how much you get, eligibility
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