Update 07/05/2021-  The ECS Checking system is now working and two year old eligibility checks can be now completed. Please note however, that due to routine maintenance at DWP, there will be no checks taking place between 6:30pm, Saturday 8 May, until 7:30am, Sunday 9 May as the ECS will not be able to connect to their data. Please do not complete checks between this time.  If you have any queries please contact the Family Information Service on 020 8825 5588/