HC Deb 10 July 2002 vol 388 c1009W
Mr. Weir

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many appeals against refusal of applications for carers allowance (formerly invalid care allowance) in(a) Angus and (b) Scotland have been successful in each of the last five years. [62386]

Maria Eagle

The information requested for Angus is not available.

The available information for the total number of successful appeals in Scotland in each of the years from 1998 to 2001 is in the table.

Number of successful appeals
1998 70
1999 85
2000 50
2001 40