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Paying rent while waiting for their first payment of Universal Credit


Paying rent while waiting for their first payment of Universal Credit

Many new claimants of Universal Credit will be coming from work and will be able to support themselves in the first month using their final payment of earnings.

However, where needed, a claimant can ask for a Universal Credit new claim advance to help pay their rent if they can’t manage until their first monthly payment of Universal Credit.