Login FormClose

Free, fortnightly PIP, ESA and UC Updates

Over 80,000 claimants and professionals subscribe to the UK's leading source of benefits news.


For the purpose of personal independence payment (PIP), the law states that “toilet needs” means:

(a) getting on and off an unadapted toilet;
(b) evacuating the bladder and bowel; and
(c) cleaning oneself afterwards;

Toilet needs are relevant to the following personal independence payment activity:

5. Managing toilet needs or incontinence.