Scottish child payment legislation and guidance | CPAG

Scottish child payment legislation and guidance

Date: 
19 November 2020

Note that an updated version of the Scottish child payment regulations is not currently available online. Minor changes to the rules have been made by the other regulations listed below, so to understand the current rules, you will need to check the amending regulations.

Scottish child payments started on 15 February 2021. Social Security Scotland have published their internal guidance for staff making Scottish child payment decisions on their website.

Read The Scottish Child Payment Regulations 2020 on legislation.gov.uk.

Read The Scottish Child Payment Amendment Regulations 2021 on legislation.gov.uk.

Read the Social Security Scotland guidance on their website.

Read more about Scottish child payment.