Your browser does not support JavaScript!

Carer’s Allowance

All calls to this number cost 7 pence per minute, plus your telephone providers access charge. Please note we are not associated with any of the companies listed on this website. This is a call connection service.

Opening Times for

Day Opens Closes
Monday 8am 6pm
Tuesday 8am 6pm
Wednesday 8am 6pm
Thursday 8am 6pm
Friday 8am 6pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Address
Carer’s Allowance Unit
Mail opening site A
Wolverhampton
WV98 2AB
Website

0843 178 4186

Contact the Carer’s Allowance on the number 0843 178 4186, when you phone this number you can make new claims, find out if you are eligible, report a change to your circumstances and more.

DLA Contact Numbers

Expedia Number
Carer’s Allowance contact 0843 178 4186
Make a claim 0843 178 4187
Find out if you’re eligible 0843 178 4188
Find out the effect on other benefits 0843 178 4189
What else you can get 0843 178 4190
Report change in circumstances 0843 178 4191

Carer’s Allowance contact

If you have any questions relating to Carer’s Allowance you can phone the number 0843 178 4186. When you phone this number you can find out how much Carer’s Allowance can potentially be paid to you.

You can also phone the number above to find out how you will be paid Carer’s Allowance. Or if you are already claiming for this benefit and would like details of your account changing you can phone the number above. You might need to phone this number if you are changing the account in which your Carer’s Allowance is paid into.

Make a claim

Start a claim for Carer’s Allowance by ringing the number 0843 178 4187. When you phone this number you will need to ensure that you have certain information handy when you apply. You will need to provide such details like your National Insurance number, employment details or P45. Your bank account information, any course information that you have and details of expenses. You will also need to provide information on the person that you’re caring for, this includes their date of birth and address, their National Insurance number and if they’re under 16 their Disability Living Allowance reference.

If you have previously made a claim and you have been given a decision that you don’t agree with, you can phone the number above to challenge this decision and get it looked at again.

Find out if you’re eligible

Call the number 0843 178 4188 to find out if you’re eligible to receive Carer’s Allowance. There are certain criteria that must be met for yourself and the person that you’re caring for too. When you phone this number the advisor can explain information regarding this. If you find out that you’re not eligible for Carer’s Allowance, you could find out that it is possible to apply for Carer’s Credit instead.

Find out the effect on other benefits

The Carer’s Allowance you receive could impact on the other benefits you get as a result, you can find out more about this by phoning the number 0843 178 4189. When you phone this number you can explain your personal situation, the money you receive and what you will be claiming for and they’ll be able to talk you through how it could potentially affect your current benefits. In some cases, it might mean that you get less of one particular payment, but overall it means you’re better off each week.

What else you can get

To find out if you’re entitled to other benefits because you receive Carer’s Allowance you can phone the number 0843 178 4190. When you phone this number the advisors will be able to tell you if you can apply for other benefits such as a council tax reduction or income support. For every week that you get Carer’s Allowance you automatically get National Insurance credits, if you would like to find out more information about this you can phone the number above to find out details about these credits and what they mean.

Report change in circumstances

Phone the number 0843 178 4191 to report any changes to your circumstances which may affect the amount of Carer’s Allowance that you receive. You can phone this number to ensure that these changes are noted and you’re not paid too much money, as you will have to pay this back. Such changes might be that you’re taking a break from caring, you’re travelling abroad. You should phone the number above if the person that you look after goes into hospital or they go into residential care. If the person that you care for dies you will also have to phone the number above to find out what happens to your payments in this situation.

Save time & money with our handy phone option guides

Ratings for the best customer services departments

The best deals and voucher codes for top UK companies