You are not affected by the benefit cap if you or your partner work, and either of the following apply:
You are not affected by the benefit cap if you or your partner have reached the qualifying age for State Pension Credit.
You are not affected by the benefit cap if anyone in your household gets any of the following benefits:
However, if you have adult children or non-dependants living with you and they qualify for any of these benefits, you may be affected by the cap.
From 7 November 2016, the Government will also include people who get any of the following benefits as exempt from the benefit cap:
If you think you may be eligible for one of these benefits and need help or advice you can contact: