Carer's Allowance claim form

Use this form to claim Carer’s Allowance by post if you can’t claim online.



To claim Carer’s Allowance by post:

  • print one of these forms (use the State Pension version if you get a State Pension)
  • fill it in with a pen
  • post it to the address on the form

Alternatively, you can claim Carer’s Allowance online.

Published 1 April 2013
Last updated 3 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added updated claim forms and notes in English and Welsh. The phone numbers have been updated to the 0800 freephone number and the permitted earnings amount has been updated to match the 2018 to 2019 rate.
  2. Added revised DS700 Carer's Allowance and State Pension notes - Carer's Allowance earnings limit is £116 a week. The Welsh versions will be updated in due course.
  3. Replaced all Carer's Allowance DS700 forms and notes with updated versions.
  4. Added latest versions - April 2015.
  5. Added latest versions.
  6. First published.