The Council has announced an almost £7.5 million package of support available to Manchester residents facing financial hardship during the coronavirus outbreak.
Please follow the link below. Information and support are available on
Council Tax support
Council Tax Recovery
Changes to Job Centre appointments and Universal Credit
Help with food costs while schools are closed
Changes to Child Benefit claims for newborn children
Manchester Register Office is currently unable to register births, due to Covid-19 social distancing measures. However, parents of new-borns can still claim Child Benefit prior to the birth being registered.
Help if you’re self employed – Governments Self- employment Income Support and information
Help for tenants and landlords
Expired Blue Badges
Support towards funeral expenses.
Answers to other benefits and money questions