Universal Credit Login

If you are a Universal Credit claimant, you can log in to your account online to check your balance, make a claim, or report a change in circumstances.

To login, visit the Universal Credit website and enter your username and password. If you have not registered for an account yet, you can do so by following the instructions on the website. Once you have logged in, you will be able to access your account information and manage your claim.

How to make a universal credit account

If you are claiming universal credit for the first time, you will need to set up an account. You can do this by following the instructions on the Universal Credit website. Once you have created your account, you will be able to login and access your claim information.

Sign into universal credit

If you have an account with universal credit, you can login to access your claim information and manage your account. To login, visit the Universal Credit website and enter your username and password. If you have forgotten your password, you can reset it by following the instructions on our website.

  1. Visit https://www.universal-credit.service.gov.uk/sign-in to access the universal credit login page.
Universal credit login

Once you have entered your username and password press the “sign-in” button.

Then enter the security question you created when creating your account, then press confirm.

Unable to sign in to universal credit?

If you can’t login via the universal credit sign in page you may need to request a new username and password, alternatively you can try the uc login helper below to help you recover your account.

If you are unable to sign into universal credit because you’ve forgotten or misplaced your login details you will have two options to recover your account details.

  • If you’ve forgotten your username you can select it. You will need to enter the email you used when opening your universal credit account.
Sign into universal credit
  • Forgotten your password? You will need to provide your universal credit username and your date of birth. You will be required to enter a new password before you will be able to log in to universal credit.

Universal Credit Login Help

If you having issues logging into your UC account, follow the link here, it will lead you to the official universal credit login page. Once there, simply click the green sign-in button.

Our most asked support question is “I can’t login to universal credit” and this is because when you create, your universal credit account you are assigned a username. Rather than logging in with your email address and password you need to use the username issued by universal credit.