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Employment and Support Allowance: outcomes of Work Capability Assessment

Work Capability Assessment outcomes for new Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) claims and incapacity benefits claims converted to ESA.

Contents

  1. Publications

This collection brings together statistics publications on the outcomes of Work Capability Assessments for:

  • new ESA claims
  • ESA claims closed before the Work Capability Assessment process is completed
  • reassessment of pre-existing incapacity benefits claims (Incapacity Benefit, Severe Disablement Allowance and Income Support) converted to ESA

The publications also include statistics on appeals decisions.

Next release

11 June 2015

Background to ESA

On 27 October 2008, pre-existing benefits paid on grounds of incapacity and disability (Incapacity Benefit, Severe Disablement Allowance and Income Support) were replaced with ESA for all new claimants.

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Publications

  1. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments: claims made to June 2014 and appeals to Dec 2014

    • 12 March 2015
    • Statistics
  2. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments: claims made to Mar 2014 and appeals to Sept 2014

    • 11 December 2014
    • Statistics
  3. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments September 2014

    • 11 September 2014
    • Statistics
  4. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments June 2014

    • 12 June 2014
    • Statistics
  5. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments March 2014

    • 12 June 2014
    • Statistics
  6. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments January 2014

    • 12 June 2014
    • Statistics
  7. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments October 2013

    • 22 October 2013
    • Statistics
  8. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments July 2013

    • 25 July 2013
    • Statistics
  9. ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments April 2013

    • 30 April 2013
    • Statistics
  10. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, January 2013

    • 22 January 2013
    • Statistics
  11. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment outcomes made on paper evidence

    • 19 November 2012
    • Statistics
  12. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment outcomes by physical and mental health condition

    • 19 November 2012
    • Statistics
  13. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, October 2012

    • 23 October 2012
    • Statistics
  14. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, July 2012

    • 24 July 2012
    • Statistics
  15. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, April 2012

    • 24 April 2012
    • Statistics
  16. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, January 2012

    • 24 January 2012
    • Statistics
  17. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, October 2011

    • 25 October 2011
    • Statistics
  18. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, July 2011

    • 26 July 2011
    • Statistics
  19. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, April 2011

    • 27 April 2011
    • Statistics
  20. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, January 2011

    • 25 January 2011
    • Statistics
  21. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, October 2010

    • 24 October 2010
    • Statistics
  22. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment by health condition and functional impairment

    • 24 August 2010
    • Statistics
  23. Employment and Support Allowance: work capability assessment, July 2010

    • 27 July 2010
    • Statistics
  24. Questionnaire on 'ESA: outcomes of Work Capability Assessments' statistics

    • 22 October 2013
    • Form