iAppeals Non-Medical is a Social Security Online Internet Service that allows claimants
to file a request for reconsideration or request for hearing for a non-medical issue
online. For information about appealable non-medical issues, see GN 03101.070. iAppeals Non-Medical includes the following appeal forms.
Request for Reconsideration (i561) and
Request for Hearing by Administrative Law Judge (i501)
This section includes general information about the iAppeals Non-Medical process and
provides instructions for processing Title II non-medical appeals received through
iAppeals Non-Medical. Instructions for processing Title XVI non-medical appeal requests,
received through iAppeals Non-Medical, are in SI 04005.040.
Note: As of June 16, 2018, the i520, the equivalent of the paper form HA-520 (Request for
Review of Hearing Decision/Order), is available in iAppeals. Claimants may use the
i520 to request Appeals Council review of a disability or non-medical hearing decision.