In determining entitlement to PIP, issues may arise concerning the validity or relevance of evidence. Where there is conflicting evidence, a decision has to be made as to which should be given the greater weight. Whilst there has been PIP case law concerning evidence issues, case law from other disability, incapacity and limited capacity for work benefits may also be relevant.

NB - in Scotland, adult disability payment is replacing personal independence payment and Social Security Scotland has provided guidance in relation to evidence in Gathering supporting information for Adult Disability Payment and Understanding and interpreting supporting information for Adult Disability Payment.

Case law

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