Benefits

Helpful advice and information about benefit entitlement.

If you want to find out what benefits you may be entitled to or get help applying or appealing a decision, the Money Advice and Rights team (MART) will off free and impartial advice and assistance.

Visit the MART web pages.

Find out what grants are available through the Scottish Welfare Fund and who can apply.
Tell us as soon as possible about a change of circumstances that might affect your benefits.
Find out about Universal Credit and how it affects you if you claim benefits.
Find out how to appeal a housing benefit or council tax reduction decision.
Find out about the Social Fund benefits available from Department of Work and Pensions if you're on a low income.
Find out who can apply for housing benefit, apply online and what happens if you claim Universal Credit.
Find out about benefits for families on the GOV.UK website.
Find out about carer and disability benefits on the GOV.UK website.
Find out about retirement and pension benefits on the GOV.UK website.
Find out about death and bereavement benefits on the GOV.UK website.
Find out about Jobseeker's Allowance and low income benefits on the GOV.UK website.
Find out about redundancy pay on the GOV.UK website.

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