Disability Living Allowance (DLA) for adults

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Disability Living Allowance (DLA) is being replaced by other benefits.

If you already get DLA, your claim might end. You’ll get a letter telling you when this will happen and how you can apply for PIP or Adult Disability Payment.

This guide is also available in Welsh (Cymraeg).

If you’re under 16

You can only apply for DLA if you’re under 16 and you live in England or Wales.

If you live in Scotland, you can apply for Child Disability Payment.

If you’re over 16

You cannot apply for DLA. You can apply for: