Social Welfare Appeal G0035

Year: 2012

Type of Social Welfare: Jobseekers Allowance

Deciding Body: Appeals Officer

This case relates to the Appellant’s entitlement to Jobseekers Allowance which was terminated. The Deciding Officer (DO) considered that the Appellant was not available for work but staying at home to mind his children. This decision was appealed on the grounds that the Appellant was in fact looking for work and evidence was provided to that effect. The appeal was allowed by way of summary decision.