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Esa/universal credit

bongo
bongo Member Posts: 8 Listener
hi all,i will soon be going for a Esa assessment,so if i get any payments fromEsa will they basically award me Esa then take off the same amount from universal credit, payment ?  ,
kind regards 
bongo

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 29,729 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,

    If you're claiming Contributions based ESA or New style ESA and UC then your ESA will be deducted £1 for £1 from your UC payments and this should already be happening now.

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