To be eligible for PIP you must be aged between 16 and State Pension age.
You become ineligible once you reach State Pension age.
In addition, you must face struggles when undertaking daily tasks or moving around because of your physical or mental health condition.
You must also have suffered issues for at least three months and expect it to continue for another nine months.
Typically you live in England, Scotland or Wales when you apply and have lived in England, Scotland or Wales for at least two years unless you are a refugee or an immediate family member of a refugee.
There are exceptions to these rules if you are terminally ill or in the armed forces.