Welfare benefits reform

This year, some existing, means-tested welfare benefits will start to be phased out and replaced by a new benefits system.

Find out how you might be affected by Universal Credit and other changes due to happen in 2013, and what you can do to plan ahead.

This content applies to England

How council tax benefit will be replaced by new local schemes called Council Tax Reduction (CTR), how CTR will work, and who will be affected by the changes.