We need certain information and evidence from you to process your claim as quickly as possible.
When making a new claim you will need to provide identiﬁcation for yourself and proof of your National Insurance Number.
We need to see a notification letter for your current award if you receive Income Support, Job Seekers Allowance (income based) or Pension Credits.
|What we need||What you need to supply|
|Proof of earnings|
For each job - 5 weekly, 3 fortnightly or 2 monthly consecutive wage slips. If you do not have these ask us for an 'employers certiﬁcate'. This must include a company stamp.
If you are self-employed - your last proﬁt and loss accounts covering a 12 month period. If you do not have these ask for a self-employed form from us.
|Proof of other income|
|State beneﬁts and pension|
Department for Works and Pension notiﬁcation letter for the current award
Bank statement showing the payments going in
Letter from your former employer
|Tax Credits||HMRC notiﬁcation letter - all pages|
|Maintenance||Letter from Child Support Agency or a letter from payer|
|Other income||Letter showing the amount and frequency|
|Student grant / loan||Current grant / loan award letter including a full breakdown of the type of grant|
|Child care payments||Receipts showing the amount of payments made, frequency of the payments and the childminder's OFSTED registration number|
|Proof of capital|
Up to date bank statements covering the last 2 months.
|Second properties||Evidence of the current valuation and the amount of the outstanding mortgage|
Evidence of the amount of any rental income received
You can upload any information direct to us by using our E-Claim upload form or you can e-mail your documents to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.