Universal Credit

Universal Credit is here

Universal Credit is here. You do not need to do anything until you hear from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) about moving to Universal Credit, unless you have a change in circumstances.

If you have concerns about Universal Credit and how you will manage, or if you want advice on how to keep your account up to date, please speak to your Income Officer at Howard Cottage

Find out more about Universal Credit here:


UC is coming are you ready?

Universal Credit is here - are you ready? 



Do you need help and advice with universal Credit?

Do you need help and advice about Universal Credit? 



Universal Credit is your account in arrears?

Is your rent account already in arrears?



UC - Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions about Universal Credit 



If you are in rent arrears and claiming Universal Credit you will need to take action now.  This leaflet explains how:

Universal Credit  - Take action now if you owe us rent


Links to useful information

Universal Credit video button 1 







UC video button 2  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0CJHk6GO0I&list=PLDBaQKqY6OHYk6rn_FINwm6XXNkzeC6-7