Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods
Find out about how to apply for Best Start Grant, what happens after you've applied and how to get help from Social Security Scotland.
Funeral Support Payment
Find out more about the Funeral Support Payment and burial costs.
Young Carer Grant
How to apply for Young Carer Grant, what happens after you've applied and how to get help from Social Security Scotland.
Get extra support applying for benefits in Scotland
If you need help expressing your views when applying for Social Security Scotland benefits, you could get help from an independent advocate.
Carer's Allowance Supplement
Find information on Carer's Allowance Supplement, including what it is, who can get it and how it's paid.
Contact Social Security Scotland
How to contact Social Security Scotland, give feedback or make a complaint.
Complain about Social Security Scotland
You can complain about Social Security Scotland by phone or by post.
If you do not agree with a benefit decision
What to do if you've been denied a benefit or payment you think you should get.
Uploading your documents
Find out how to upload your documents to Social Security Scotland.
Appeal to a Tribunal about a benefit decision
Find out how to go to a Tribunal to appeal against a benefit decision.
Includes reporting benefit fraud, what happens if you're suspected of benefit fraud and what benefits can be stopped.
Acting on behalf of someone claiming benefits
If you want to apply for a benefit on behalf of someone else, find out how.