Employment and Support Allowance (ESA)

You can apply for Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) if you’re under State Pension age and you have a disability or health condition that affects how much you can work.

You can apply whether you’re in or out of work. There are conditions to working while claiming ESA.

How much you get will depend on what stage your application is at, as well as things like your age and whether you’re able to get back into work.

You cannot get ESA at the same time as:

See GOV.UK for more information on ESA.