Best Start Grant

The Best Start School Age Payment is a £250 payment made around the time a child normally starts Primary 1 and is open to people who receive certain benefits or tax credits and are a parent or carer of a child born between 1st March 2015 and 29th Feb 2016.

Please see attached poster for more information on how to apply for this Grant or click on the link below to apply online.

Best Start Grant

or if you do not have acces to the online service call 0800 182 2222  between 9am and 3pm Monday to Friday.