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DWP (Dept. for Work & Pensions)

DWP is a government agency supporting people of working age from welfare into work, and helping employers to fill their vacancies.

Visit our website to search 100,000s of vacancies and to find out more about our services, including programmes to help jobseekers, unemployed people, particularly long-term unemployed people, people with disabilities and others who may need extra help in finding work.

DWP also provides advice on how to make a claim for benefit and who to contact about an existing enquiry claim.

New benefit claims
Telephone:  0800 055 6688
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

Repeat benefit claims
Telephone:  0800 169 0310
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

Universal credit
Telephone:  0800 328 5644
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm

Your local offices are:

Bootle
Park House, Stanley Road, Bootle, Merseyside, L20 3PN 

Crosby
Houghoumont House, Houghoumont Avenue, Waterloo, Merseyside, L22 0PB 

Southport
Eastbank House, Eastbank Sreet, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1HE 

Who to contact

Telephone
0800 055 6688
Website
https://www.gov.uk/.../department-for-work-pensions

Where to go

Address
Park House,
218 Stanley Road
Bootle
Merseyside
Postcode
L20 3PN
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