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Universal credit and third child

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lalaloopsy83 · 11/05/2023 21:00

I was wondering if anyone can help with my situation, as even the lady I spoke to at universal credit was unsure.
I claim UC for 2 out of 3 children as my youngest was born in 2019. My eldest will be leaving education soon and will be removed due to age.
Will I now be able to claim for the youngest as still 2 children to care for or is she still removed from the claim as a third child?
Thank you for any help given

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backawayfatty1 · 11/05/2023 21:38

Yes you will now get the child element for child 3 when child 1 is no longer eligible

lalaloopsy83 · 11/05/2023 22:39

Thank you for letting me know ๐Ÿ˜Š

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backawayfatty1 · 13/05/2023 21:21

Very welcome ๐Ÿ˜

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