Latest update: 24 March 2020

Please check this page regularly for updates on the arrangements the Department for Work and Pensions is making to support those who are affected by coronavirus.

Friday’s announcement saw changes announced on Universal Credit, Local Housing Allowance, Working Tax Credit and the introduction of the Coronavirus job retention scheme. Updates will be provided in due course.

For health information and advice please see the NHS pages about COVID-19

Learn more about the government response to coronavirus