Moving to London

Are you thinking of moving to London or have you recently relocated?

We have created the ‘Moving to London’ series to help people who are new to London.

From opening a bank account to finding a place to live, we have a collection of videos to answer your questions.

What to do in Crisis

How and where to seek advice if you find yourself in a crisis in London.

Welfare & Benefits

A guide to claiming benefits and the welfare system in the UK.

Homelessness

What to do if you or someone you know is homeless or at risk of homelessness in the UK.

Opening a Bank Account

A step by step guide to opening a bank account when you arrive in the UK.

Finding Accommodation

A step by step guide to finding accommodation in London.

Applying for a National Insurance Number

A step by step guide to obtaining a National Insurance Number when you arrive in the UK.