Guidance

Income Support: technical guidance

A guide about who qualifies for Income Support, who you can claim for, how to claim and how payments are made.

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A detailed guide to Income Support for advisers and others

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This guide is for professional and voluntary advisers and members of the public who want to know more about Income Support. It explains who qualifies for Income Support, who you can claim for, how to claim and how payments are made.

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