Do you know when your
benefits are changing?

11 January 2017

Universal Credit has already begun rolling out across the country.

What is Universal Credit?

Universal Credit combines the following benefits in one monthly payment:

  • Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income Support
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Child Tax Credit
  • Housing Benefit.

This short animation explains the changes coming, how they’ll affect you and what you need to do to get ready.

When you’ll be affected

Be prepared and use this calendar to find out when Universal Credit is coming to your area.

Other changes to benefits

Universal Credit is just one of the changes the Government has made to benefits. Find out how these changes could affect you.