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)

Changes to our service

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Latest News

New member of staff

Restarting recruitment

30 July 2020

Social Security Scotland will be restarting recruitment activities as, along with the rest of Scotland, we continue the transition out of th...

£29.7 million paid out since the launch of Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods

£29.7 million paid out since the launch of Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods

28 July 2020

New figures have been published on Best Start Grant and Best Start Foods. In total, we paid £29.7 million to clients up to 31 May 2020.

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Update on our telephone service

9 July 2020

We are taking incoming calls from 9am to 3pm