Opening a Universal Credit account online

This overview shows the service as of April 2016. Changes and additions will be made over time but the general service will remain the same.

This overview published by GOV.UK on 3 June 2016 covers:

  • Setting up an account and claiming Universal Credit
  • GOV.UK Verify
  • Completing to dos
  • Using your journal
  • Other functions
  • Using your account with your work coach.

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