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Personal Independence Payment: Appeals

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 37128, tabled on 18 May 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the average cost is of a personal independence payment tribunal hearing.

Answered on

23 May 2016

The First-tier Tribunal (Social Entitlement Chamber) is administered by HM Courts & Tribunals Service. The Tribunal hears appeals against decisions of the Department for Work and Pensions on a range of benefits including personal independence payment (PIP).

HM Courts & Tribunals Service cannot isolate cost data relating to specific benefit types.

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