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The Social Security Benefits Up-rating Order 1999

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Personal allowances

11.  The allowance for personal expenses for the claimant and each member of his family referred to in paragraph 1(1)(b) shall be—

(a)for the claimant £14.75, and if he has a partner, for his partner, £14.75;

(b)for a young person aged 18, £14.75;

(c)for a young person aged under 18 but over 16, £10.25;

(d)for a child aged under 16 but over 11, £8.85;

(e)for a child aged under 11, £6.05.

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