Benefit Calculator

Benefits Calculators

Use an independent benefits calculator to find out:
  • what benefits you could get
  • how to claim
  • how you benefits will be effected if you start work

Calculators

Use one of the following:
  • Turn2us - for information on income-related benefits, tax credits, Council Tax Reduction, Carer’s Allowance, Universal Credit and how your benefits will be affected if you start work or change your working hours
  • entitledto - for information on income-related benefits, tax credits, contribution-based benefits, Council Tax Reduction, Carer’s Allowance, Universal Credit and how your benefits will be affected if you start work

What you will need

You'll need accurate information about:
  • Savings
  • income (including your partners)
  • existing benefits and pensions (including anyone living with you)
  • outgoings (eg rent, mortgage, childcare payments)
  • council tax bill

Who cant use them

You can’t use the calculators if you’re under 18, and they won’t give accurate results if you are:
  • a prisoner
  • a student
  • not a British citizen
  • on strike
  • not living in the UK
  • living permanently in residential care or a nursing home