Tax Credit Migration

Please be advised that tax credits will be getting moved over to Universal Credit in the coming months, if you receive a Migration notice you must claim Universal Credit within the deadline on your letter to continue getting the payment.

This guidance is only for people who have received a Migration Notice

To continue getting financial support, you must claim Universal Credit by the deadline date on your Migration Notice.

Benefits that are ending

The following benefits are ending and are being replaced by Universal Credit:

Child Tax Credit

Working Tax Credit

Housing Benefit

Income Support

Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA)

Income-related Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

Other benefits, such as Personal Independence Payment (PIP), will stay the same.

If you require any advice then call Angela Martin our Welfare Rights officer on 0141-771-7722