Apply for direct rent payments
Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Universal Credit
Our priority is to ensure all payments to claimants are made on time. Your application may take longer than usual. There is no need to contact us or make a duplicate application.
You can use this service if you’re a landlord and your tenant is getting Universal Credit.
You can apply for the following to be paid directly from their monthly payment:
- regular monthly rent
- rent arrears
You’ll need to give your bank details to use this service.