UNIVERSAL CREDIT WHAT YOU WILL NEED

In order to make a claim for UC you will need to provide the following

Access to the internet  – both local libraries offer this

A bank account

NI number

Email address

Phone number

Full address

Your landlord’s address

The total amount of rent payable

Details of savings

Your income/salary

Your tenancy agreement which is accurate and up to date

Housing Benefit can be taken from claimants who are:

Pension age

Families with 3 or more children

Existing HB claimants unless you have a change which moves the claim into HB