Essential Website Maintenance – Thursday 9th January 2020

We will be carrying out essential website maintenance in the afternoon which will affect some functionality. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience the work may cause and will do all we can to keep disruption to an absolute minimum.

Grants / Benefits

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Ukrainian Refugees will have access to U.K. Benefits and providing they claim, they are entitled to the relevant Benefits (listed below) and may be eligible to receive Free School Meals/Pupil Development Grant: 

  • Income Support*
  • Income-Based Jobseeker's Allowance*
  • Child Tax Credit provided they are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual household income, as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs that does not exceed £16,190
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999.
  • State Pension Credit Guarantee Element
  • Employment Support Allowance Income Related*
  • Working Tax Credit ‘run on’ - the payment someone may receive for a further four weeks after they stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit
  • Universal Credit with annual net earnings of no more than £7400 (April, 2019).

DWP support for Ukrainians arriving in the UK (PDF, 1421KB) [ENGLISH VERSION]

DWP support for Ukrainians arriving in the UK (PDF, 1451KB) [UKRAINIAN VERSION]

You will need to apply following this link:

Ukrainian Refugees can either receive assistance from their Sponsorship/Family Member to make the claim for Universal Credit or request assistance from the Conwy Citizens Advice, Help to Claim Service.  The link to Conwy Citizens Advice contact details are:

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