income support and pip

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i currently get income support and pip am i right to say that now my daughter has left home i can claim severe disability premium as no other adults live in home now

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    I know if you get income support or ESA and are receiving living and standard mobility you get severe premium disability payment  providing you live alone and don't have a carer.i get it for standard living and standard mobility I'm on ESA wrag.hope this need to ring dwp for a form it's only bout 4 boxes to tick and sign good luck.

    • Posted

      One of the Criteria for Severe Disability Premium is Daily living PIP the Mobility part isn't one of the Criteria, just so you know smile

  • Posted

    Is there a reason you claim Income Support? Claiming Severe Disability Premium would depend if you recieve the Daily living part of PIP. Also no one must claim Carers Allowance for you.
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      at the moment get get income supportĀ  and i get a disability premium on top of it but now my daughter has moved out i was told by a friend i can get the severe disability premium as no other adults live with me and no one gets carers allowance for me i on standard daily living of pip
    • Posted

      I know SDP is payable when claiming Income related ESA but i'm unsure if it's available with Income Support. You'll need to ring Income Support and find out. Sorry i can't be of anymore help on this.

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