You can only make a new claim for Disability Living Allowance (DLA). If you are making a claim for a child. Who is under 16 years of age.
If you want to make a claim. And you are are over 16 years of age. Then you should apply for Personal Independence Payment (PIP). Instead of applying for DLA.
There is more information about PIP. On the gov.uk website https://www.gov.uk/pip.
Call the Disability Living Allowance phone number. If you need help making a DLA claim. Or you have any questions about Personal Independence Allowance.
The DLA customer services number is 0843 479 2537.
Personal Independence Payment – PIP
Personal Independence Payment will eventually replace Disability Living Allowance.
This will apply to you. If you are aged between 16 to 64 years old. This includes anyone with an indefinite or lifetime DLA award.
Most DLA payments won’t be affected until 2015. There are some exceptions. You can use the PIP checker https://www.gov.uk/pip-checker. To find out when PIP will affect you.
Or you can give them a call. On the Disability Living Allowance contact number 0843 479 2537.
From 28 October 2013. The will start inviting people to claim Personal Independence Payment. This applies if you live in Wales or East Midlands. Or if you live in West Midlands or East Anglia.
They will contact you. If you your DLA is due to end.
You should let them know. If there is any changes. To your personal circumstances.
For more information visit this website https://www.gov.uk/dla-disability-living-allowance-benefit/how-to-claim. Or you can give DLA a call on 0843 479 2537.
How to Apply for Personal Independence Allowance
You will be asked to put in an application for Personal Independence Allowance. If you qualify.
Your Disability Living Allowance payments will continue. For at least 28 days. After the decision is made. About your PIP application.
Your DLA payments will end. If you don’t apply for PIP. When they ask you to.
If you need more help understanding PIP. Call the DLA customer services number 0843 479 2537.
You should contact DLA. As soon as you can. If your personal circumstances have changed. Some changes can affect how much DLA you should get.
You can contact them. On the DLA customer services number. If you have any questions. Their number is 0843 479 2537.
DLA Contact Information
You can email DLA. If you want help with your application or claim.
If you are 16 or over. Then you can email DLA at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you want to contact them about DLA for Children. Or if you are under 16 years of age. You can use the following email address: email@example.com.
You can contact DLA on this number 0843 479 2537.
Their textphone number is: 08457 224 433. us their textphone. If you are deaf or hard of hearing. Or you have problems with speech.
Their phone lines are open Monday to Friday. From 8.00am to 6.00pm.