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Disability Living Allowance (DLA)

Disability Living Allowance - introduction

Disability Living Allowance is a benefit for people with disabilities who need care
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Disability Living Allowance - eligibility

Details about who can get Disability Living Allowance
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Disability Living Allowance - rates and how to claim

The different rates of Disability Living Allowance and ways to claim
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Disability Living Allowance - your circumstances

Conditions for getting Disability Living Allowance, and what to do if your conditions change
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Disability Living Allowance - medical examination

Sometimes a medical examination is necessary to assess how your condition affects you
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Disability Living Allowance medical examination - what it involves

How to prepare and what to take with you for the medical examination
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Disability Living Allowance - effect on other benefits and entitlements

If you claim Disability Living Allowance you may be entitled to other benefits and entitlements. Your claim may also affect the entitlements of your carer.
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Personal Independence Payment

Subject to approval by the NI Assembly of the Welfare Reform Bill for Northern Ireland, Personal Independence Payment (PIP) will replace Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for eligible people of working age (16 to 64 years old)
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Payment of disability benefits in other European countries

Under certain circumstances, Disability Living Allowance may be paid to people who leave Great Britain to live elsewhere in the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland
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