Department for Work and Pensions
This morning (21 September 2015) all new single claimants applying for unemployment benefits at these jobcentres will start claiming Universal Credit:
- Bishop Auckland
- Haywards Heath
- Hemel Hempstead
- Merthyr Tydfil
- Newton Aycliffe
Are you ready to claim Universal Credit? Its the new benefit that makes it easier to take up a wider range of jobs and get back to work quickly.
Watch a video explaining how Universal Credit helps you into work.
Universal Credit will eventually replace 6 existing benefits:
- Jobseekers Allowance
- Income Support
- Employment and Support Allowance
- Working Tax Credit
- Child Tax Credits
- Housing Benefit
See the list of jobcentre areas where you can claim Universal Credit.