COVID19 : resident and business update

We will continue to keep residents and businesses updated about our community response hub, waste collections, and much more via our website and social media.

More information

1. Universal Credit

Universal Credit supports people who are on a low income or out of work. It replaces the following benefits with a single monthly payment:

  • Jobseekers Allowance (income-based JSA)
  • Employment and Support Allowance (income-related ESA)
  • Income Support
  • Child Tax Credit
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Housing Benefit (unless you live in temporary or specified accommodation)