Personal Independence Payment

If you’re aged between 16 and 64, a Personal Independence Payment (PIP) can help with some of the extra costs caused by:

  • long-term ill-health
  • a disability

Applying for a Personal Independence Payment

When you apply for a PIP, you'll be assessed for your individual daily living and mobility needs. You'll be paid at a 'standard' or 'enhanced' rate depending on your needs.

How to apply for a Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

Other help available if you claim a PIP

If you're entitled to a PIP, you may also be able to get other help such as a:

If you care for someone who receives a PIP, you may also be entitled to a Carer's Allowance.

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