Universal Credit is complicated and it can be difficult to understand your payments. Universal Credit is worked out by adding up all the elements which apply then making deductions for your income.
Rates of the Universal Credit elements
Claiming help with childcare costs through the childcare element of Universal Credit
Information on tax credit and universal credit payments for childcare if you use Childcare Vouchers.
An overview of Universal Credit. What it is, who can claim it, how much you can get and much more.
If you are responsible for a child born on or after 6 April 2017, and you get Child Tax Credit or Universal Credit for two or more other children, you may not get any extra for that child. This only affects the child element of Child Tax Credit or Universal Credit. It doesn't affect Child Benefit, or extra amounts for disabled children or childcare.