Where in DWP guidelines does it state that DWP can insist GP's do not send evidence of illness to DWP to back up claimants case?
Dear Department for Work and Pensions,
A claimant has a long term illness and is signed off work by GP, Assessment report finds him fit to work, DWP contact GP to stop giving sick notes despite his illness, please forward a copy of legislation or guidelines setting this out.
A claimant asks his GP for evidence of illness, GP refuses because DWP have told him not to provide evidence, where in the guidelines or legislation is this set out?
Please forward copies of each of these guidelines/legislation
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