Get Online

Universal credit claims can only be made online, apart from in exceptional circumstances. This page will walk you through how to get online and get started on your application.

Making your Universal Credit claim online

Most Universal Credit claims will need to be made online via the official government website. You will also need an email address to register your claim.

When you are ready to make a claim start here:

Start your Claim

Get online near you

The claim takes about 45 minutes to make and you will need an uninterrupted connection.

If you don’t have access to a computer, you can use our search function to find free internet access near you here.

Get online near you

Need additional support?

We’ve developed a handy directory of support services that Knowsley residents can access, including access to ‘FACE’ (Family And Community Education), provided by Knowsley Council. FACE is the Local Authority’s adult education provider, offering a range of accredited and non accredited courses.


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