Photo: Man reading about Personal Independence Payment

Applying for PIP

Many people with MS can claim Personal Independence Payment (PIP) – a benefit that can help cover the extra costs you may face if you need help doing everyday tasks or find it difficult to get around your home. PIP has two components, you can be awarded either or both of these components.

On this page you can find out if you qualify for PIP. Then, use the flowchart below to work your way through the stages of the claim. Then read more detailed information below about the steps involved.

PIP Flowchart

A flow chart displaying the steps of the application processfor PIP

Applying for PIP: step-by-step