The Universal Credit contact number is 0800 328 5644. The line is open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday, and from 8am to 4pm on Saturday. If you’re calling from abroad, the number is +44 (0)161 931 8464.
If you need help with your claim or have any questions, the Universal Credit contact number is the best way to get in touch. The team can help with everything from opening a new claim to understanding your payment schedule. They can also help if you’re having trouble meeting your obligations or if you need to report a change in circumstances.
If you’re deaf or hard of hearing, you can use the Textphone service on 0800 328 1344. The line is open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday, and from 8am to 4pm on Saturday.
If you need help in a language other than English, you can call the Universal Credit multilingual helpline on 0800 023 2581. The line is open from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.