Release 47.0
Universal credit
Sub area 1
Online publications
Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits Handbook
CPAG’s definitive guide to the social security system.
Part 2: Universal credit contains the key chapters on universal credit.
CPAG’s other publications
Student Support and Benefits Handbook:
Benefits for Students in Scotland Handbook:
Universal credit (April 2022)
This factsheet provides an overview of universal credit and summarises the main rules affecting claimants.
This factsheet covers the differences between tax credits and universal credit.
Factsheets for students in Scotland:
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