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Guidance

25 January 2024

Best Start Foods

Changes to Best Start Foods - information for advice organisations

Guidance

20 December 2023

Special Rules for Terminal Illness

Chief Medical Officer’s guidance for clinicians completing a BASRiS form

Guidance for clinicians completing a BASRiS form

Guidance

15 December 2023

Special Rules for Terminal Illness

Chief Medical Officer's guidance for clinicians completing a BASRiS form

This guidance is for clinicians who have a patient with a terminal illness and need to complete a Benefits Assessment for Special Rules in Scotland (BASRiS) form on their behalf.

Guidance

15 December 2023

Special Rules for Terminal Illness

Frequently asked questions

This guidance is for clinicians who have a patient with a terminal illness and need to complete a Benefits Assessment for Special Rules in Scotland (BASRiS) form on their behalf.

Guidance

15 December 2023

Special Rules for Terminal Illness

When to complete a BASRiS, SR1 or a DS1500 form

This guidance is for clinicians who have a patient with a terminal illness and need to complete a Benefits Assessment for Special Rules in Scotland (BASRiS) form on their behalf.

Guidance

15 December 2023

Special Rules for Terminal Illness

Third sector guidance for completing a Special Rules for Terminal Illness application

This guidance is for third sector organisations support terminally ill people to apply for Disability Assistance under Special Rules for Terminal Illness.

Guidance

15 December 2023

Special Rules for Terminal Illness

Requesting a BASRiS form

The BASRiS form will replace the DS1500 for Scotland's new forms of disability assistance.

Guidance

20 October 2023

Child Disability Payment

Child Disability Payment decision making guide

Case managers in Social Security Scotland use this guide to make decisions on new and existing Child Disability Payment (CDP) cases.

Guidance

9 October 2023

Child Disability Payment, Special Rules for Terminal Illness, Adult Disability Payment

Disability benefits: supporting information guidance for professionals

Guidance

17 June 2023

Scottish Child Payment

Overview of Scottish Child Payment

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