Social Security Scotland

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Putting dignity, fairness and respect at the heart of everything we do, at Social Security Scotland everyone is welcomed and treated equally.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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Extra payment to help carers during coronavirus

3 June 2020

In recognition of the additional pressure that unpaid carers are under at this time, the Scottish Government will be making a Coronavirus Ca...

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Parents encouraged to apply for Best Start Grant School Age Payment

1 June 2020

We are encouraging eligible parents of children aged four and five to apply for School Age Payment. The one-off £250 payment is currently op...

our temporary web chat service is now live

A further way for our clients to contact us

6 May 2020

Since the outbreak of coronavirus we have been working in different ways to help efforts to slow the spread, whilst continuing to support ou...