Guidance

PIP editorial for support organisations

This publication was withdrawn on 7 May 2014

These documents are no longer up to date. We have replaced them with:

Personal Independence Payment (PIP) information for support organisations to use in their own communications.

Documents

PIP editorial for support organisations

PIP editorial for support organisations (Welsh)

PIP editorial for the health professions

PIP editorial for local authorities

PIP editorial for local authorities (Welsh)

Welsh: PIP editorial for the health professions

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Detail

This publication provides information about Personal Independence Payment (PIP), which support organisations are encouraged to use as part of their communications with their staff and clients. The publication includes information on the following subjects:

  • general information for any organisation, including what PIP is, benefit rules, assessment criteria, timeline and claimant journey
  • PIP and different claimant circumstances
  • PIP and other benefits and services
  • forms and leaflets
  • more information about welfare reform
  • common abbreviations
  • where to go and who to contact for further help with PIP communications

Also available are seperate versions of the publication for specific audiences, including:

  • local authority staff
  • health professions
  • carers

PIP toolkit

There is more information for support organisations in the PIP toolkit.

Information for claimants

See www.gov.uk/pip