This Tribunal hears appeals from ex-servicemen or women who have had their claims for a War Pension rejected by the Secretary of State for Defence. Its jurisdiction covers Northern Ireland. The Tribunal is independent from Veterans UK. Hearings have been in existence, as part of the Lord Chancellor’s responsibility, since the War Pensions Act 1919.
Royal Courts of Justice
Belfast BT1 3JF
Tel: 0300 200 7812 020 3207 2164/2168/2154
NOTE: This office normally deals with cases concerning people who live in Northern Ireland.
The address of the Veterans UK is:
Phone: 0808 1914218
NOTE: Veterans UK is involved in all Pensions Appeal cases, not only those involving people who live in Northern Ireland.
Specified Decision Appeal
A specified decision appeal is concerned with entitlement to various allowances, supplements, extra pensions, awards, expenses, maintenance, deductions and payments.
Copies of this Regulation can be bought from:
The Stationery Office
Phone: 028 9089 5133
War Pensions and Compensation Service
The Royal British Legion
199 Borough High Street
Phone: 020 3207 2164/2168/2154