You’ll usually get Child Benefit
for children you’re responsible for, even if you’re not their parent. Only one person can get
Child Benefit for each child.
There are 2 Child Benefit rates.
|Who the allowance is for
|Eldest or only child
||£13.70 (per child)
The benefit cap
The benefit cap puts a limit on the total amount of benefit that most people aged 16 to 64 can get.