Universal Credit claims will start in Merthyr Tydfil on 27th June, 2018.
You will need to claim Universal Credit if you are on a low income or out of work, as it replaces:
Universal Credit will include a payment for help with your Housing Costs if you are liable to pay rent for where you live.
However, you will still be able to claim Housing Benefit for help with your rent if you:
Universal Credit claims are made online. To get ready for this, you must:
Enquiries can also be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org