Written Question on Personal Independence Payment: Appeals

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Date Title Questioner
20 Feb 2018, 12:06 p.m. Personal Independence Payment: Appeals Nick Thomas-Symonds


To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many mandatory PIP reconsiderations resulted in the original decision being upheld in 2016-2017.

Answer (Sarah Newton)

The number of Personal Independent Payment (PIP) Mandatory Reconsiderations (MRs) cleared can be found in the official published statistics: “Data tables: Personal Independence Payment: Official Statistics to October 2017”. The relevant data can be found in Table 7b. This data shows the number of mandatory reconsiderations for New Claims and Reassessments broken down by month since PIP was introduced and split by outcome type:


Latest available data to October 2017.

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