It’s not just Universal Credit claimants who will get a pay rise, this uplift in benefit payments in 2023 will also affect people who claim Carer’s Allowance, Income Support, Housing Benefit and Jobseeker’s Allowance.
All DWP benefits will be uprated in line with last September’s inflation figure of 10.1 percent.
Meanwhile, Britons are being urged to do a benefits check as millions of people are still missing out on £15billion in unclaimed benefits every year.
People can quickly check online by popping details into benefits calculator on Turn2Us, Entitled2 or GOV.UK.
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