Income rules for Orphan's Benefit/Unsupported Child Benefit

You only have to tell us about any income if you get another benefit as well as Orphan's Benefit or Unsupported Child Benefit. If the child has an income you have to contact us.

Do you get any other benefits?

If you only get Orphan's Benefit or Unsupported Child Benefit you don't have to tell us about any regular income, one-off payments or any assets you have.

If you get any other benefits or extra help, check the income rules for them to find out if you need to tell us about your income and one-off payments.

However, if the child has an income you need to contact us