Benefit appeals and reconsiderations

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1. Overview

This information guide is for people who want to appeal against a decision on a benefit administered by the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), including Income Support, Jobseeker’s Allowance, Employment And Support Allowance, Attendance Allowance, Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independence Payment and Universal Credit.

Information updated August 2018. Please note that information may be subject to change. All information is provided in good faith but Disability Information Scotland does not endorse any product or service referred to within this resource.