Appealing a Department For Work & Pensions Decision
If you have had a decision on your benefit and you think it is wrong, you should get help in appealing the decision to a first tier tribunal.
Tribunal Representation Southwest can help you overturn the DWP decision by preparing you properly for the tribunal hearing.
Typical benefit decisions that find their way to an independent tribunal include;
- Employment & Support Allowance
- Personal Independence Payment
- Disability Living Allowance (children)
- Disability Loving Allowance (PIP Conversion)
- Attendance Allowance
- Housing Benefit
- Jobseekers Allowance
- Universal Credit
- Industrial Injuries Benefit
- Benefit Fraud
- Upper Tribunal Appeals
As tribunal representatives we can assist you with:
- Evidence gathering
- Written submissions
- Attending the tribunal
In 2014, we attended 32 first tier tribunals, winning 30 and losing 2. We were successful in winning a total of 198,000 in benefit payments for those appellants. The biggest win was £19,800 in back payments and the smallest win was £2,100 in back payments. These appellants also went onto claim regular benefit payments after overturning the DWP decision.
In 2015, we attended 64 first tier tribunals, winning 62 and losing 2. Were successful in winning a total of £462,000 in benefit payments for those appellants. The biggest win was £39,600 in back payments and the smallest win was £1,640 in back payments. These appellants also went on to claim regular benefit payments after overturning the DWP decision.