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PIP - the assessment criteria

This section is about the assessment criteria for PIP including all the activities that are included in the assessment.

How to explain how your condition affects you.

How to fill in your PIP form.

When you return your form to the DWP, you can include additional ‘evidence’ to support your claim.

The PIP application form includes some specific wording about ‘aids and appliances’ and ‘50% of the time’.

Information on how your PIP application is assessed.

An important part of assessing your ability to carry out each activity is assessing whether you are able to do the activity ‘reliably’. Here, ‘reliably’ means that all of the following points apply.

How to send in your completed PIP application form.

Information about the daily living activities that form part of your PIP assessment criteria.

Information about the mobility activities that form part of your PIP assessment criteria.

What happens after you return your PIP form.