Resources and information for advisers on the work capability assessment.
Information on the work capability assessment in our online handbooks:
Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits Handbook (for subscribers):
Disability Rights Handbook (for subscribers):
The most recent articles from our Welfare Rights Bulletin on the work capability assessment:
Our tools include tools to help you draft a mandatory reconsideration request to challenge a decision on limited capability for work and/or limited capability for work related activity:
Our judicial review pre-action protocol template letters for advisers:
Before using our pre-action letters, contact our Judicial Review Project (firstname.lastname@example.org) for advice on whether judicial review is the appropriate route, and for help with adapting the templates.
Our briefing on the government’s response to the Work and Pensions Committee’s inquiry on health assessments:
Our briefing on the government’s proposals to end the work capability assessment: