Independent Case Examiner

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What we do

The Independent Case Examiner reviews complaints about certain government organisations that deal with benefits, work and financial support.

ICE works with the Department for Work and Pensions.

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Our management

Independent Case Examiner

Contact ICE

The Independent Case Examiner

PO Box 209
L20 7WA
United Kingdom


0800 414 8529: Operating hours: 9am to 5pm

Telephone from outside the UK

+44 151 221 6500

NGT text relay – if you cannot hear or speak on the phone

18001 then 0800 414 8529

British Sign Language (BSL) video relay service
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The video relay service uses a free plugin. You may need to change the security settings on your device to install this.

You must contact the organisation you want to complain about before you contact the Independent Case Examiner. If you’ve not had a final response from them we won’t consider your complaint. We only reply to emails that are related to the work we do.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.

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