Social Security Benefits: Appeals

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 9th September 2019.

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Photo of Douglas Chapman Douglas Chapman Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Defence Procurement & Nuclear Disarmament)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the time taken for benefit claimants to receive decision letters containing a four week deadline for appeal by post; and what assessment she has made of the effect of postal delays on the time available for claimants to make an appeal.

Photo of Mims Davies Mims Davies The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

It has not proved possible to respond to the hon. Member in the time available before Prorogation.

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