Universal Credit


  1. Sign in to your Universal Credit account

    Sign in to your Universal Credit account - report a change, add a note to your journal, see your payments and do other tasks

  2. Universal Credit

    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

  3. Find a job

    Search and apply for jobs in Great Britain using ‘Find a job’.

  4. Benefits calculators

    Find out what benefits you could get, how much you could get and how to claim

  5. Apply for Universal Credit

    Apply for Universal Credit - a monthly payment that’s replacing Jobseeker's Allowance and other work-related benefits

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Universal Credit advances
  2. Jobcentre areas where you can claim Universal Credit
  3. New style Employment and Support Allowance
  4. Universal Credit: full service and live service
  5. New style Jobseeker's Allowance
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News and communications

  1. Universal Credit managed migration: reducing the risk to claimants
  2. Number of children in long-term workless households at lowest level in over a decade
  3. Budget 2018: 24 things you need to know
  4. Citizens Advice to provide support to Universal Credit claimants
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Research and statistics

  1. Universal Credit: 29 April 2013 to 8 November 2018
  2. Draft Universal Credit (Managed Migration) Regulations 2018: SSAC report and government statement
  3. Universal Credit: 29 April 2013 to 11 October 2018
  4. Universal Credit: 29 April 2013 to 13 September 2018
  5. Universal Credit: in-work progression randomised controlled trial
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Moving claimants to Universal Credit from other working age benefits
  2. Benefit and pension rates 2019 to 2020
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