What is Universal Credit?
Universal Credit is one single benefit that includes the following payments;
- Housing Benefit
- Income Based Job Seeker's Allowance
- Working Tax Credits
- Child Tax Credits
- Income Support
- Income Relatred Employment Support Allowance
Your Universal Credit application must be done online, to make an application please click here.
If you need help making your claim online, you can call the helpline -
Telephone: 0345 600 0723
Textphone: 0345 600 0743
The following video gives you a breif introduction to Universal Credit