Belfast Citywide Tribunal Service
Law Centre (NI) welcomes the new Belfast Citywide Tribunal Service.
The service, managed and delivered by the Belfast Advice Group, a new consortium of advice providers from across Belfast, is funded for two years by Belfast City Council.
Belfast Citywide Tribunal Service represents people who wish to appeal Social Security Agency (SSA) decisions on benefits, including Employment Support Allowance, Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independent Payment and Universal Credit. It provides assistance throughout the process and represents in Appeal and Tribunal settings.
Open from 1 July 2013, the service will be delivered by five full-time tribunal representatives and two tribunal assistants from: North Belfast CAB; Ardoyne Association; Ligoniel Improvement Association; The Vine Centre; Ballysillan Community Forum; Tar Isteach; Ballynafeigh Community Development Association; South City Resource Centre; Suffold and Andersonstown Bureau; and Windsor Women’s Centre.
For more information, visit: www.belfastcity.gov.uk/community/advice/tribunalservice.aspx