Step 4 of 4: What could you claim?

Step 4 of 4

Your answers suggest you may be able to receive Universal Credit. To find out if you are eligible read the full eligibility criteria for Universal Credit.

Please be aware: If you submit a Universal Credit claim this will end any existing claims you have for the six benefits it replaces. You should read the eligibility criteria in full before applying.

Previous answers

  • You answered for Step 3: “I and my partner do not have more than £16,000 in capital”
  • You answered for Step 2: “My partner is below their State Pension Age”
  • You answered for Step 1: “I am above the State Pension Age”


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