Universal Credit

Universal Credit replaces the following six working-age welfare benefits:

Universal Credit continues to be rolled out nationally and is expected to fully replace replace the above benefits for working age claimants by 2023. 

Key features of Universal Credit include:

Scottish concessions include:

Further pages on Universal Credit can be accessed from the 'More pages in this section' menu.

More information can be found in the 'Related Sites' section of this page.

Related Sites

School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY

Telephone: 01856 873535

Email: customerservice@orkney.gov.uk

Orkney Islands Council: BOREAS DOMUS MARE AMICUS