How do I apply for Universal Credit?

If Universal Credit is live in your area, you can apply online.

You can only apply for Universal Credit online. You can use computers with access to the internet for free at whg offices, at your Jobcentre Plus, or your local library. If you need help getting online or want to build confidence in your digital skills, the Click Start team can help: call 0300 555 6666.

If you are ready to begin the online application, click here.


 


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