Applying for ESA

If you’re unable to work because of your MS, you may qualify for one of two types of ESA.

ESA is a complicated benefit – you can get different amounts depending on different circumstances. You may have to fulfil certain responsibilities, such as attending work interviews to keep receiving it.

Use the flowchart below to work your way through the stages of your claim. Click on each box to read more detailed information about the steps involved.

ESA flowchart

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