Useful information on Social Security benefits, applying for benefits and challenging benefit decisions

The information contained within the following Information Guides provides an overview on important and topical issues relating to Social Security benefits and entitlements relevant to people who are living in Wolverhampton. The details should not be treated as an authoritative statement of the law. The details may be subject to change by new regulation and/or case law. Do seek further information and advice as necessary. If you have any concerns about the validity of the information provided, then please do email us at and we will be happy to clarify matters.

Note: Please note that work on Information Guide 6. Universal Credit - Unable to Work Due to Ill-health or Disability is due to be completed by Spring 2022.