DWP - Useful Links

Please click on the links below (writing that is in blue and underlined) to direct you to the relvent information. 


Useful calculations, tools and on line claims

Basic State Pension

Additional State Pension

Calculate your State Pension Age

Get a State Pension Statement

Claim your State Pension on line

Attendance Allowance


Disability Living Allowance (Adult) (DLA)
Disability Living Allowance for children up to age 15 inclusive


Personal Independence Payment
Personal Independence Toolkit




Carers Allowance
Carer’s credit

Claim Carer’s Allowance on line

Pension Credit


Pension Credit Qualifying Age
Pension Credit Calculator

Employment and Support Allowance(ESA)

Income Support

Jobseekers Allowance (JSA)



Claim Jobseekers Allowance on line

Universal credit


Universal Credit Personal Planner
Universal Credit Toolkit




Access to work

Employee factsheet

Access to work guide for employers

Money to help you do your job if you have a disability or health condition - eligibility, how to apply

Work choice


Can help you get and keep a job if you’re disabled and find it hard to work - help you can get, join the scheme

Looking for work if disabled


Employment rights and questions you can be asked about your disability - disability symbol, employment advisers and reasonable adjustments



Find volunteering opportunities, and volunteer rights, pay, expenses, age limits, criminal record checks

Find a job with Universal Jobmatch


Jobseekers can match their CV and skills to jobs posted by companies

Career skills and training


Search for courses and training online and get advice on qualifications and funding from the National Careers Service.


Help with moving from benefits to work

Work trials, programmes and clubs, New Enterprise Allowance, help with drug or alcohol problems, carer support

Youth Contract - Wage Incentives, Work Experience


Work Trials

Could You Offer Work Experience?

Claim a Cash Incentive and make a difference to Youth Unemployment

Work Programme, Wage Incentives, Work Clubs and Work Together

Could you run a Work Club?

Welsh Government; Jobs Growth Wales


It's time to recruit wisely

It's time to recruit an apprentice and improve your Business Performance