Transitional issues can arise in the process of transferring from disability living allowance to PIP. Problems faced by claimants may relate to: notifications inviting a transfer claim, the operation of time limits to complete a transfer claim, or what can trigger a voluntary PIP transfer claim.
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Requirement to give reasons in DLA to PIP conversion cases if PIP decision appears to be inconsistent with DLA decision
-  UKUT 16 (AAC)
Only disabilities which led to DLA award can be deemed to automatically satisfy the three months retrospective condition under PIP transitional regulations
-  UKUT 311 (AAC)
Regulations delaying PIP award in transfer cases until 28 days after decision are not discriminatory or ultra vires
-  u 25 (AAC)
General telephone enquiry can trigger PIP transfer claim / No obligation to supply DLA evidence on a PIP transfer appeal
-  UKUT 117 (AAC)