Low Income Benefits

Here you can find out which Low Income Benefits you are entitled to, if you earn a low amount.

Financial assistance and services are offered to those on a low income to help with the numerous costs of living in todays society. Below you can find more information about eligibility, how to make a claim, appeal a decision, how to get in touch with various departments of HMRC and DWP and which telephone numbers to call.

We know how difficult it can be to claim the low income benefits you’re entitled to, so we’ve made the following information as simple as possible in order to help you get the process started in a swift and painless manner.

Working Tax Credit

Working Tax Credit is in place to help people on low income salaries boost their earnings in order to support themselves better. Find out if you’re eligible using this useful guide.

Budgeting Loan

Budgeting Loans are different from normal benefits in that they have to be repaid to the Social Fund. This interest free loan is designed for unaffordable expenses which arise while you’re claiming means-tested benefits. Find out how to get help with new and existing applications, appeal a decision or make a general enquiry.

Income Support

Income Support is an important welfare benefit which offers financial support to those who earn a low income. Here you can check the current criteria in order to claim, find out more about starting a new application and who you should call if you would like to appeal a decision.

Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA)

Jobseeker’s allowance, or ‘JSA’ is designed to assist UK claimants with the cost of living while looking for work and is one of the most widely claimed benefits in the country. The JSA Contact Number can help you with new claims, enquiries about an existing claim, complaints and much more.

Housing Benefit

Help with your rent is available if you satisfy the criteria but how do you go about starting a claim? How much will you be eligible for? Answers to these questions or any other general enquiries can be found by calling the Housing Benefit Contact Phone Number.