"This activity considers a claimant’s ability to plan and follow the route of a journey. As with all the other
activities, a claimant is to be assessed as satisfying a descriptor only if the reliability criteria are also
considered. The claimant must be able to undertake the activity:
This activity was designed to assess the barriers claimants may face that are associated with mental,
cognitive or sensory ability.
Journey means a local journey, whether familiar or unfamiliar.
Environmental factors may be considered if they prevent the claimant from reliably completing a journey,
for example being unable to cope with crowds or loud noises."

Last updated October 2015