Written Question – Welfare [17/01/2017]

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in Inverclyde constituency have had their benefit payments reduced after transferring from disability living allowance to personal independence payments in each of the last three years. (59486)

Tabled on: 10 January 2017

Answer: Penny Mordaunt:

The table below gives statistics on the number of people in Inverclyde constituency who have had their benefit payments reduced following reassessment for Personal Independence Payment (PIP).

Table 1 – decreased awards following reassessment for PIP in Inverclyde

Award Decreased Disallowed post referral to the Assessment Provider
Jan-Dec 2014 0 0
Jan-Dec 2015
Jan-Oct 2016 200 100
Total 200 200

– indicates fewer than 50 cases in the category

The answer was submitted on 17 Jan 2017 at 17:36.