Percentage of appeal reviews carried out in Rural payments: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/18/03001
Date received: 17 October 2018
Date responded: 30 October 2018

Information requested

Percentage of reviews carried out at stage one and stage two of the appeals procedure which overturn the original decision.


I enclose all of the information you requested on reviews since the current appeals system started in 2009 and now under Rural Payments (Appeals) (Scotland) Regulations 2015.

6.3% of cases have been overturned at stage one
8.9% of cases have been overturned at stage two

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