There is also a benefits calculator available on the government’s website for those who are unsure to check if they qualify.
But for those who are entitled to receive Universal Credit, it is important to have an understanding of how much they may receive.
A standard Universal Credit payment also has certain criteria, and these are based on a person’s age and relationship status.
Single people who are under the age of 25 are entitled to receive £342.72 in monthly standard allowance.
However, those who are single and over the age of 25 can get £409.89 per month.