Useful Contacts

State benefits and tax enquiries

  1. Department for Works and Pensions - For State benefits and pensions enquiries from UK residents, visit

  1. Disability Service Centre - Provides information for people with disability or mobility problems, such as those receiving Attendance Allowance and Personal Independence Payments (PIPs), and their carers. For more information, telephone 0345 712 3456 (Disability Benefits helpline), 0345 605 6055 (Attendance Allowance helpline) 0845 850 3322 (PIP helpline) or visit or

Income Tax Queries - For queries relating to Income Tax, or your tax coding. Telephone 0300 200 3300 quoting reference 951/BBP and your National Insurance number, visit, or write to: Pay As You Earn and Self Assessment, HM Revenue & Customs, BX9 1AS

International Pension Centre - Information about pensions and medical cover for those who live, or have lived, outside the UK. Telephone 0191 218 7777 or visit