Carer’s Allowance Supplement is an extra payment for people in Scotland who get Carer’s Allowance on a particular date. Social Security Scotland make this twice yearly payment, with 2 set dates to qualify in each year.

You do not need to apply, as you have automatic qualification through receiving payment of Carers Allowance.

For more information on Carers Allowance Supplement and to find out if you’re eligible to claim it, visit GOV.UK – Carers Allowance Supplement.

Social Security Scotland
Telephone: 0800 182 2222
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