Housing Systems: Combating poverty and sustaining tenancies.
How it Works: Gateway V Digital

Two types of UC

Why are there two types of Universal Credit -
'live' /Gateway and 'full'/Digital? 

'Live'/Gateway Service 

No one can claim in Live / Gateway areas from 1st January 2018

'Full'/Digital Service

Who can claim in the 'full'/Digital areas - and impacts.

Transfer Process

What happens to the existing UC claimants when their area goes 'Digital'?


Differences in claiming, the Regulations and how an APA Managed Payment is made.

Avoiding UC

Why would someone want to avoid UC - and how can they?

Forcing a Move onto UC

When someone would be better off on UC can they move onto it from legacy benefits?