Jobseeker's Allowance (JSA)

Jobseeker’s Allowance can be claimed when you are unemployed or employed for less than 16 hours a week and not in receipt of Employment Support Allowance (ESA).   To claim Jobseeker’s Allowance, please call Jobcentre Plus on 0800 055 6688.

Permitted work

If you are receiving Employment Support Allowance (ESA), Incapacity Benefit, Income Support, or Severe Disablement Allowance, you can do some permitted work.   If you would like to know more about Permitted Work rules please call your local Jobcentre Plus on 0800 055 6688.

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