Thursday, 24 December 2015

New consultation on Personal Independence Payment (PIP)

Source MS Society:

The Government has launched a consultation on suggested changes to the Personal Independence Payment (PIP), focussing on how an individual's reliance on aids and appliances is assessed.

The consultation suggests a number of options including reductions to PIP or replacing it with with a one-off payment for those who receive the benefit solely because they rely on aids or appliances.  Read on.