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Apply for Attendance Allowance

Attendance Allowance is a benefit for people aged 65 or over who have an illness or disability and need help with personal care.

You can no longer apply online for Attendance Allowance. You can apply for Attendance Allowance:

You can ask the Benefit Enquiry Line to send you an application form.

You can download an application form below.

Download an application form

You make a claim by downloading, printing and completing an application form. When you have completed the form you can:

When assessing your claim for payment, the Social Security Office uses the date they received your application form, not the date you downloaded the form.

Ask for an application form

You can collect an application form for Attendance Allowance from the Social Security Agency.

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