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Overview

Carer's Allowance Supplement is an extra payment for people in Scotland who get Carer's Allowance on a particular date.

Carer's Allowance Supplement is paid 2 times a year.

Payments

The next 2 payments will be:

  • £245.70 from 9 December 2022 – you'll get this payment if you're getting Carer's Allowance on 10 October 2022
  • £245.70 in June 2023 – you'll get this payment if you're getting Carer's Allowance on 10 April 2023

See more information about payments.

Social Security Scotland will announce the exact date for the June 2023 payment nearer the time on:

  • this page
  • social media

If you're due to get a payment, you'll get a letter from Social Security Scotland before the payment is made.

Social Security Scotland

Social Security Scotland pays Carer's Allowance Supplement.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) pays Carer's Allowance.

The DWP shares information with Social Security Scotland so they can make this payment. Find out more about how Social Security Scotland will use your data.

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