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We updated the DLA Adult and DLA child claim packs in 2011 for the introduction of the higher rate mobility component for severely visually impaired people. This impact assessment considers the impact of changes.
Changes since 2011
You can only make a new claim for Disability Living Allowance (DLA) if you’re claiming for a child under 16.