The Department for Communities NI report into how the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) assessment is working, has been laid before the NI Assembly on 10 December 2020.

The Department will now fully consider the findings and publish a response in Spring 2021. The Call for Evidence was aimed at organisations and individuals who have information relevant to how the PIP assessment is operating for new claims, award reviews and change of circumstances. Evidence was submitted by over 300 respondents and was used to inform the final independent report.

Download the report