Guidance

Employment and Support Allowance: notes about your claim

Employment and Support Allowance information for people who have already made a claim.

Documents

Employment and Support Allowance: notes sheet

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Welsh: Employment and Support Allowance: notes sheet

Easy read: Employment and Support Allowance: notes sheet

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Welsh: Easy read: Employment and Support Allowance: notes sheet

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Details

When we make a decision about a claim for Employment and Support Allowance, we send a letter explaining the decision. We include a copy of these explanatory notes to help people understand the decision.

Our Employment and Support Allowance page has information about how to claim.

Published 28 August 2013
Last updated 1 December 2017 + show all updates
  1. Added Welsh easy read document.
  2. Added easy read document.
  3. Revised version of ESA40 added to include information about waiting days.
  4. First published.