9:13 AM, 20th September 2017, About 5 years ago
Anyone who lives in a postcode listed below (of working age, with less than 3 children) will no longer be able to make a new claim to any of the existing benefits: Tax credits, Housing Benefit, Income support, Employment Support Allowance, Jobseekers Allowance.
Instead they will have to make a claim for Universal Credit full service which is the online platform.
If you have tenants in the following post codes who are on Housing Benefit and they have a break in their claim or their current benefit they will have to make an application for Universal Credit full service.
The postcode’s that will roll out under the dull service as of Wednesday 20th September 2017 are as follows:
If you have any tenants who fall into the above postcodes and would like further information, please feel free to contact a member of our friendly team who would be more than happy to assist you.