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Factsheets

Financial help for young parents

Factsheet on support for families with a parent under 20.

Personal independence payment assessment

This factsheet sets out the descriptors, points and definitions for the PIP assessment.

Universal credit

April 2021
This factsheet provides an overview of universal credit and summarises the main rules affecting claimants.

Tax credits - the basics

April 2021
If you are already getting tax credits, you can continue to get them as long as you meet the basic conditions.

Universal credit for lone parent students

April 2021
This factsheet has information about universal credit for lone parents on a course of education.

Rights to benefits and tax credits for European nationals

April 2021
This factsheet gives an overview of the rights of European Economic Area (EEA) nationals and their family members to access benefits and tax credits following the UK’s exit from the European Union (EU).

Universal credit and students

April 2021
This factsheet explains the rules for students claiming universal credit in Scotland.

Financial help in the early years

April 2021
This factsheet outlines the financial help available from pregnancy to school age.

Benefits and tax credits for lone parent students

April 2021
This factsheet sets out the main social security benefits and tax credits that lone parents may be able to claim during a course of education.

Benefits for new refugees

April 2021
This factsheet is for people who have been granted refugee status, indefinite leave to remain, humanitarian protection or discretionary leave – as long as one of these applies to you, you have the same rights to benefits as UK nationals.