Universal Credit is a payment that has been introduced by the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP).
Universal Credit replaced the following benefits:
What does this mean?
This website gives you information about how you can prepare now for Universal Credit so that you are in the know when you make a claim. It also gives you information about what happens when you make a claim and includes some useful tips from our friendly neighbours such as Rachel, Paul and Aneta.
We're here to help. We've strengthened our Benefits Advice Team to help our tenants with Universal Credit.
Our friendly neighbours will help to answer some of the questions that you might have about Universal Credit.