HM Revenue & Customs

Child Benefit - Report a change of address

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If you use this form you agree in principle to the Child Benefit Office sending a reply that may include some personal information. This reply will only be sent to the email address that you provide on this form and may contain some relevant personal details.

Although this personal information is normally available in the public domain there is a small risk that the email reply may be intercepted by a third party. This risk is only applicable to replies, as emails sent to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) using this form are secure.

Please tick the checkbox below to confirm you wish to correspond with HMRC via email.

If you are not content to correspond with HMRC under these circumstances please return to the HMRC website for an alternative service.


Please tell HMRC your


New address


Security details

Please provide HMRC with the following information for security purposes. This is important as it helps to validate your identity.

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Please enter below the full name and date of birth of a child you receive Child Benefit for.


If you do not have a partner, please enter NONE to the following question.

If you have a partner, please answer the following two questions relating to your partner.

If you do not have a partner, please move past the following two questions.

Please tick one of the following checkboxes.

If you claim tax credits HMRC will use the information you have provided on this form to update your claim.

Please use the space below to add any additional information.

Please note: The maximum space for your entry is 2000 characters.

Are you receiving tax credits? You must tick the appropriate checkbox below.

If you answered ‘Yes’ to the above question, have you told tax credits of this change? You must tick the appropriate checkbox below.

If you answered ‘No’ to the above question, the Child Benefit Office will arrange for your tax credit records to be updated.



I declare that the information I have given on this form is correct and complete to the best of my knowledge and belief. I understand that if my circumstances change I will notify the Child Benefit Office immediately.


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