The amount of Universal Credit you can get has also gone up due to the coronavirus crisis.
This means that for a single Universal Credit claimant, aged 25 and over, the standard allowance has increased from £317.82 to £409.89 per month.
If you are single and under 25, you will now receive £342.72 per month, up from £251.77.
If you and your partner are joint claimants who are both under 25, you will now get £488.59, instead of £395.20.
Or, if you are over 25, you and your partner will receive £594.04, up from £498.89.