Reply To: Implementing a tribunal decision

Peter Barker

No, the Tribunal has already replaced your decision: the decision now in force is the one that the Tribunal has made and that you agree with. It does not require any further action by the Council to give effect to this decision. If you pay HB in accordance with the decision, you won’t be depriving DWP of their right to appeal but you will potentially be making an overpayment, which is why there is power to suspend