There can be up to 3 stages of appeal, depending on how far you want to go in challenging the DWP’s decision.
These stages are:
If you want to challenge a benefit decision you have 1 calendar month from the date on your decision letter to ask the DWP to reconsider.
The first step is the Mandatory Reconsideration.
You can either:
If you choose to write a letter, include all the information required by the online form.
You can find a step-by-step guide to appealing a DWP benefits decision here.