Surplus Earnings in Universal Credit

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  • 30th June 2020
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Who is this course for?

This course is for experienced advisers with a thorough understanding of Universal Credit who are advising UC claimants who may be affected by the surplus earnings rule.


This two-hour e-learning module will provide advisers with an understanding of the surplus earnings rule. It will particularly focus on understanding the impact payments under the self-employment income support scheme can have on Universal Credit awards.


At the end of this course you will:

  • Recognise when the surplus earnings rules come into play
  • Understand how to calculate the UC award in Assessment Periods affected
  • Understand the steps UC claimants need to take to preserve their UC entitlement



Event Location


United Kingdom


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