Scottish Welfare Fund

We have linked to the SWF application forms for each of the local authorities in Scotland. If a local authority does not provide an online application form, you can usually call them and have them complete the application on the telephone with you.

Aberdeen City Council

You can apply online here.

Aberdeenshire Council

You can apply online here.

Angus Council

You can apply online here.

Argyll and Bute Council

You can apply online here.

Clackmannanshire Council

You can apply online here.

Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar

You have to download and complete an application form which you can find here.

Dumfries and Galloway Council

You can apply online here.

Dundee City Council

You can apply online here.

East Ayrshire Council

You can apply online here.

East Dunbartonshire Council

To apply you need to download and complete an application form and email it to [email protected]

East Lothian Council

You can apply online here.

East Renfrewshire Council

To apply you need to complete an application form or call into the offices.

Edinburgh City Council

To apply you need to complete an application form and return it or call the council. More information here.

Falkirk Council

You can apply online here.

Fife Council

You can apply online here.

Glasgow City Council

You can apply online here.

Highland Council

You can apply online here.

Inverclyde Council

Applications should be made by telephoning 01475 714444 and asking for the Scottish Welfare Fund team.

Midlothian Council

You should apply by calling 0131 270 5600 or downloading and returning the application form here.

Moray Council

Apply online here.

North Ayrshire Council

You can apply online here.

North Lanarkshire Council

You should apply by completing an application form and returning it to the local authority 

Orkney Council

You can apply by calling 01856886312 or sending an email to [email protected].

Perth and Kinross Council

You can apply online here.

Renfrewshire Council

You can apply by downloading and completing an application form here.

Scottish Borders Council

You can apply online here.

Shetland Council

You can apply online here.

South Ayrshire Council

You can apply online here.

South Lanarkshire Council

You can apply online here.

Stirling Council

You can apply online here.

West Dunbartonshire Council

You can apply online here.

West Lothian Council

You can apply online here.