Need to make a new Universal Credit claim, We're here to help

Do you need help to make a new Universal Credit claim?

At Citizens Advice Wandsworth we can support you to make a new claim for Universal Credit, from opening your account to receiving your first full payment.

Our trained advisers can help you to:

  • Set-up your Universal Credit account
  • Complete your claim to-dos
  • Verify your identity
  • Make sure you’re providing the right evidence to the Jobcentre
  • Understand what Universal Credit will mean for you

Visit us: Click the button below to see when we are running drop in sessions at our offices in Battersea Library and in Roehampton, as well as Wandsworth, Stockwell and Streatham job centres.

Call: Freephone 0800 144 8 444 (England) or 08000 241 220 (Wales)

You can find more information on Universal Credit on our advice pages.

If you’re a local organisation working with people who need to help to claim Universal Credit get in touch with Stephen Daws at  for more information on how you can signpost or refer people to our service.