Guardian's Allowance

Last updated: 17 January 2020

If you're looking after a child whose parent or parents have died, you may be able to claim Guardian's Allowance.

Visit GOV.UK for information on:

  • what Guardian's Allowance is
  • the allowance rate and how it's paid
  • eligibility
  • how to claim
  • what to do if your circumstances change
  • how to appeal a decision

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