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You might be interested in the following benefits information

Citizens Advice Peterborough

Citizens Advice Peterborough offers free, confidential, impartial and independent advice and information services. They operate from their base in the city centre at St Mark’s Street and have outreach service with sessions across the city including at the Rainbow Savers Credit Union and at Peterborough Combined Court and Family Hearing Centre, along with a telephone advice and email advice services

Peterborough City Council Benefits Service

Find out if you are eligible and apply for housing benefit, council tax support and online. You’ll also find general information about benefits and contact details for the benefits service.

Information last updated 07 August 2015

National information


Your local guide to help with benefits, work, money, housing problems and more. Enter your postcode and a topic to find helpful information.

Benefits checker

If you need a review of your or a family member’s eligibility for benefits you can use an online benefit calculator. These are free to use and anonymous.

Carers and Disability benefits

In this section of the GOV.UK site you will find information on eligibility, rates and claiming for those with a disability. If you are a carer you will find details of benefits available to you.

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice provides fact sheets, answers to questions and information on benefits and tax credits for all ages. Included on this site is information for people coming from abroad.

Claiming benefits

Find information on your entitlement to benefits. Find details of benefits for carers, jobseekers, families, those with a disability, help with housing and tax credits.

Universal Credit

Universal Credit is a benefit for people who are on low incomes or out of work. Find out about the benefit and how to claim.