The Employment and Support Allowance Regulations 2008

PART 3Weekly amount of premiums specified in Part 2

PremiumAmount

11.  (1)  Pensioner premium for a person to whom paragraph 5 applies who—

(a)is a single claimant and—

(a)

(i)is entitled to the work-related activity component;

(i)£39.55;

(ii)is entitled to the support component; or

(ii)£34.55;

(iii)is not entitled to either of those components;

(iii)£63.55;

(b)is a member of a couple and—

(b)

(i)is entitled to the work-related activity component;

(i)£70.40;

(ii)is entitled to the support component; or

(ii)£65.40;

(iii)is not entitled to either of those components.

(iii)£94.40.

(2) Severe disability premium—

(a)where the claimant satisfies the condition in paragraph 6(2)(a);

(a)£50.35;

(b)where the claimant satisfies the condition in paragraph 6(2)(b)—

(b)

(i)if there is someone in receipt of a carer’s allowance or if the person or any partner satisfies that condition only by virtue of paragraph 6(5);

(i)£50.35;

(ii)if no-one is in receipt of such an allowance.

(ii)£100.70.

(3) Carer premium.

(3) £27.75 in respect of each person who satisfies the condition specified in paragraph 9(1).

(4) Enhanced disability premium where the conditions in paragraph 7 are satisfied.

(a)(4) (a) £12.60 in respect of each person who is neither—

(i)a child or young person; nor

(ii)a member of a couple or a polygamous marriage, in respect of whom the conditions specified in paragraph 7 are satisfied;

(b)£18.15 where the claimant is a member of a couple or a polygamous marriage and the conditions specified in paragraph 89 are satisfied in respect of a member of that couple or polygamous marriage.