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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-20402: Mark Griffin (Central Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 6 December 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what application methods have been made available for applications for Best Start Grant baby and pregnancy payments.

Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 20 December 2018

We have sought to develop accessible application processes for the Best Start Grant Pregnancy and Baby Payment, to meet the needs of different groups. Applicants have a choice of application routes and can apply on the phone, online (including on a mobile phone) and on a paper form.