Call the Disability Living Allowance (DLA) on 0871 244 9731 to make a difference in your life.
DLA is a tax free benefit for those individuals in the UK who are disabled. The Disability Living Allowance caters to the extra costs these people have to pay as a result of their disability. It caters to the needs that arise from being disabled rather than disability itself. If you have any concerns and queries then the DLA contact number is 0871 244 9731. Please note that this is an alternative number and the official phone number can be found within the public domain.
Disability Living Allowance customer service number
When you dial the DLA contact number, you are connected to one of the representatives from the Department for Work and Pensions. The calls usually cost 5p/min if you call from a BT landline, however if you call from your mobile phone then it may cost more. The DLA customer services team can answer your calls and queries from Monday till Friday between 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. By calling on DLA customer service number you can get information and answers related to the following:
- If you want to request to take back a claim
- If you want to speak on behalf of a person who is under 16 years of age
- The person you need to speak about is above 65 years of age
If you dial 0 then you can discuss the benefits of Personal Independence Payment (PIP) with one of the experienced members of the DLA customer services team.
Who Fulfils The Criteria For Disability Living Allowance?
Those people who fall under the categories mentioned below can call on DLA contact number by dialling 0871 244 9731 and make a claim for disability allowance.
- People who are suffering either from physical or mental disability or both.
- Those individuals who are under 65 years of age and are claiming for help
- Those who have a serious disability or have difficulty with walking and are in need of extra help for taking care of themselves.
What is Disability Living Allowance contact number if I want to know about the benefits of the scheme?
The amount of Disability Living Allowance that you receive is not dependent on or affected by your savings or the income that you have. Due to this reason DLA is provided to all groups of individuals whether they are working or not. Children and adults who benefit from the scheme can get help for common things such as washing, eating, dressing, using a toilet and when they have to communicate their needs. They also receive supervision in order to protect them from harming themselves or other people around them. Once you are successful in your DLA claim you can benefit from extra cash and from:
- Pension credit
- Child tax credit
- Working tax credit
- Employment and Support allowance
- Job seeker’s allowance that will be based on your income
- Housing benefit
If someone who is taking care of you receives the carer’s allowance then you would not be eligible to receive any of these benefits. If you want more information about the benefits of the programme then call DLA customer service on 0871 244 9731.
If you want help, advice or support regarding different DLA rates for each category, call the DLA contact number so that you may know the amount of money you are eligible for.
If you want to make an appeal or a complaint then call DLA customer service on 0871 244 9731.
Those people who think that the decision made regarding their benefit is unfair or incorrect, have the right to receive explanation from the Disability and Carers Services. If you feel that the decision has been made in error, you can appeal by way of filling the appeal form and sending it to the benefits office.
If you have any questions regarding the form or are having difficulty in completing it, call DLA telephone number for further assistance. You can also contact the DLA customer services team if you want to make any complaints.
Visit The Disability Living Allowance (DLA) website – https://www.gov.uk/dla-disability-living-allowance-benefit