Welfare rights

Welcome to CPAG Welfare Rights - the home for all our welfare rights information, advice and tools for advisers.

What's new

27 June 2024: We've published our new Debt Advice Handbook Scotland, in partnership with Citizens Advice Scotland.

More of what's new on CPAG Welfare Rights.

Welfare Rights Bulletin is 50!

This month we're celebrating the 300th edition of the Welfare Rights Bulletin, which is 50 years old.

As a thank you, we're making this birthday edition available free online.

Image description: Montage of front covers of the Welfare Rights Bulletin


Support for advisers

Free, expert advice on benefit and tax credit issues if you’re a frontline adviser or support worker.

Advice line for advisers

Tell us about your case - Early Warning System

Support for advisers in England and Wales

Support for advisers in Scotland