Specific benefits

Work out what benefits you can claim

There are online benefits calculators to help you work out which benefits you can claim.

Find information about local welfare assistance, including emergency food banks, debt advice, furniture and grants.

Benefit cap

There’s a limit on the total amount of benefit that most people aged 16 to 64 can get. This is called the  benefit cap.

Independent advice

Several organisations can give you advice if you want to apply for benefits, including:

Last reviewed: 21/04/2016

Useful links