Claiming Universal Credit

The new Universal Credit system will replace six benefits for those receiving support for low income or unemployment . The Government’s ambition is to create a simpler benefit scheme with single monthly payment.

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GOV.UK Verify is replacing Government Gateway

Soon individuals will need to have their identities verified through GOV.UK Verify to access online government services. 

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What is Universal Credit and who will it affect?

Universal Credit will replace six current benefits for those on low income or are out of work, with a single monthly payment.

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The when and how to of switching to Universal Credit

Universal Credit is replacing several current benefits to create a simpler system to support low-income earners, as well as those who are out of or unable to work. 

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