PIP disallowed claims for claimants with a mental health diagnosis at initial assessment

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

I am requesting data held by the DWP for the number of PIP claimants with mental health diagnoses as a primary or secondary disability whose claims were disallowed at initial assessment from April 2013 to December 2019.

Please provide:
Total number of applicants to receive PIP with mental health diagnoses as a primary or secondary disability from April 2013-December 2019

The number of applicants to receive PIP with mental health diagnoses as a primary or secondary disability whose claims were disallowed at initial assessment from April 2013-December 2019

The number of PIP applicants with mental health diagnoses as a primary or secondary disability who have successfully appealed a decision to disallow their PIP claim at initial assessment from April 2013 - December 2019

The number of PIP applicants with mental health diagnoses as a primary or secondary disability who have unsuccessfully appealed a decision to disallow their PIP claim at initial assessment from April 2013 - December 2019

The number of PIP applicants with mental health diagnoses as a primary or secondary disability who were previously awarded full Disability Living Allowance whose PIP claim has been disallowed at initial assessment from April 2013 - December 2019

Yours faithfully,

J.G.Y Pembroke

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