Links to key websites that hold welfare benefit and tax credit related legislation, official guidance, caselaw, and other reference materials.
Benefits adviser: gov.uk | Benefits calculator: entitledto | Benefits calculator: Turn2us | Benefits for older people: Rights Advice Scotland, Angus and Glasgow City Councils | State pension forecast: gov.uk | Pension credit calculator: gov.uk | Statutory adoption pay calculator: HMRC | Statutory maternity pay calculator: HMRC | Statutory maternity pay calendar: Ceridian | Statutory paternity pay calculator for adoption: HMRC | Statutory paternity pay calculator for births: HMRC | Statutory sick pay calculator: HMRC | Tax credit calculator: HMRC
Case law (Upper Tribunal)
Case law (Higher Courts)
HM Courts & Tribunals Service | Scottish Courts | Northern Ireland Courts and Tribunals Service | Supreme Court judgments | House of Lords judgments | British & Irish Legal Information Institute | European Court of Justice | European Court of Human Rights | EUR-lex
Case managment software
Lasa's AIMS (Advice & Information Management System) software is a client contact database especially designed to meet the needs of advice and information providers.
Attendance allowance | Bereavement allowance | Bereavement payment | Budgeting loans | Carer's Allowance | Child benefit | Child tax credit | Cold weather payment | DLA (children) | Funeral payments | Guardian's allowance | ESA | Housing benefit | Income support | Industrial injuries benefit | JSA | Maternity allowance | Pension credit | Personal independence payment | Retirement Pension | Statutory adoption pay | Statutory maternity pay | Statutory sick pay | Universal credit | War widow(er) pension | Widowed parent's allowance | Winter fuel payment | Working tax credit |
Council Tax Support
DWP administrative guidance
Advice for Decision Making | Decision Makers Guide | Decision Makers Guide (Northern Ireland) | Fraud Guide | Suspension and Termination Guide | DWP Sanction Policy in respect of fraudulent social security benefit claim | Jobseeker's Allowance for 16-17 Year-Olds: Making a Severe Hardship Decision | Secure National Insurance Number Application Process (SNAP) Guide | Agents, Appointees, Attorneys and Deputies Guide | Working with representatives | Financial Redress for Injustice Resulting from Maladministration | Third Party Payments Creditor Handbook
Housing Benefit Guidance Manual | Housing Benefit Decision Makers Guide (Northern Ireland) | Local Housing Allowance | Local Housing Allowance Guidance Manual | Local Housing Allowance Guide (Northern Ireland) | HB Circulars | HB Bulletins | Claims processing | DWP HB/CTB Overpayments Guide | Security and tackling fraud and error | Value for money checklist | Discretionary Housing Payments Guidance Manual
Child Benefit Technical Manual | Tax Credits Technical Manual | Tax Credits Manual | Tax Credits Claimant Compliance Manual | Appeals, Reviews and Tribunals Guidance Manual | Code of Practice on recovery of tax credit overpayments
Incapacity & Disability
A-Z of medical conditions (DWP) | Children's A-Z of medical conditions (DWP) | Common abbreviations | Common medical tests | Frequently asked questions | Health and work - information for healthcare professionals | PIP assessment guide for assessment providers | Sources of evidence | WCA Handbook for healthcare professionals | British National Formulary | Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body | Contact a Family's A-Z of conditions | NHS: Health A-Z - Conditions and treatments
Legislation.gov.uk | The Law Relating to Social Security (the ‘Blue volumes’) | The Law Relating to Social Security – Northern Ireland | The Law Relating to Child Support (the ‘Orange volumes’) | Consolidated tax credit legislation | EUR-lex