Cost of Living Payment

You may be able to get a payment to help with the cost of living if you’re in receipt of certain benefits or tax credits.

You do not need to apply, if you’re eligible, you’ll be paid automatically.

These payments are not taxable and will not affect the benefits or tax credits you get.

Disability benefits

You may get a lump sum payment of £150 if you’re in receipt of disability benefits, such as:

  • Armed Forces Independence Payment
  • War Pension Mobility Supplement
  • Constant Attendance Allowance


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