Quick Answer: Do I Claim Income Support Or Job Seekers Allowance?

Can you get income support and job seekers allowance?

You cannot receive Income Support if you receive Jobseeker’s Allowance, Employment & Support Allowance (ESA) or Universal Credit.16 Jun 2019

Can you still claim Income Support 2019?

Income Support is being replaced by Universal Credit. Most people are no longer able to make new claims for Income Support. If you are receiving a Severe Disability Premium or should be receiving one you can still make new claims for Income Support.

Do I claim income support or universal credit?

It is only available for certain groups of people who do not get Jobseeker’s Allowance or Employment and Support Allowance and are not in full time employment. Income Support is being replaced by Universal Credit. You can’t claim Income Support if you are claiming Universal Credit.

What is the income support payment?

Income support payment description. An income support payment is a regular payment that helps you with living costs.17 May 2019