If you’re aged between 16 to 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 (PIP)
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.
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.