The guide, entitled Claiming Universal Credit and other benefits if you are a refugee, has been written for newly granted refugees who have come through the asylum process, and contains the following information:
- How to apply for Universal Credit and other related benefits.
- Guidance on opening a bank account to allow payments to be made.
- How to arrange housing if you need help finding a place to live.
The guide is available to view online at the gov.uk website, and a PDF version is also available to download. You can find both versions of the guide at www.gov.uk/government/publications/claiming-universal-credit-and-other-benefits-if-you-are-a-refugee.