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Personal Independence Payment


Personal Independence Payment is a benefit for people who have problems getting around outdoors, or who need personal care, supervision or support, due to a disability.

 It was introduced in 2013 and replaced Disability Living Allowance for people of working age. Download our Icon for pdf Personal Independence Payment factsheet (F28) (PDF, 316.7kb)  which explains who qualifies, how and when to claim, and what to do if you are not happy with a decision.

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Welfare Rights
03000 268 968
Our address is:
  • Revenues and Benefits
  • PO Box 254
  • Stanley
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH8 1GG
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