Universal Credit is a monthly payment for people of working age on a low income. It is administered by the government’s Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).
Universal Credit is a payment to help with your living costs and replaces the following benefits:
- Income Support
- Income Related Jobseekers Allowance
- Income Related Employment Support Allowance
- Housing Benefit
- Working Tax Credit
- Child Tax Credit
To find out if you are eligible for Universal Credit, visit the gov.uk website.
Help to Claim advice service
Horsham Jobcentre Plus provides a free service to help residents claim Universal Credit. Find out more about the Universal Credit: Help to Claim service.