Guide

Carer's Allowance Supplement

Last updated: 18 December 2018

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.

The next payment will be made to most carers on Friday 14 December 2018. This will be a payment of £221.

Some more complex cases may take longer to process.

You'll get a letter from Social Security Scotland if you're due to get this payment.

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 to allow them to make this payment. Find out more about how Social Security Scotland will use your data.
Carer's Allowance Supplement
Overview