HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) recommends that you have the latest version of Adobe Reader installed on your computer before viewing and printing the Child Benefit claim form. The form won't work with other PDF (Portable Document Format) viewing software, such as Mac Preview.
Follow the link below to get the latest version of Adobe Reader. You can also get information on how to open the PDF so that the form works properly for you.
Send both of the following with your claim form:
You can send either the long or short versions of the certificates.
There are some notes that you can download and print, to help you fill in your Child Benefit claim form.Get the notes to help you complete your Child Benefit claim form (PDF 186K)
If you have any problems completing the form on screen, you can call the Child Benefit Helpline.