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Hi, I'm gillys1262637! I've been awarded PIP, when will I get my back pay?

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gillys1262637 Community member Posts: 7 Listener
edited January 2023 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Hi I got a decision for pip on Wednesday late over the phone then a test Thursday could anyone tell me when I will get my back pay thanks in advance 

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  • bg844
    bg844 Community member Posts: 3,887 Disability Gamechanger
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    Great news, it takes 3-5 days. I would expect you to receive it Monday or Tuesday but can’t be certain on that as it depends on your bank etc. A letter will follow explaining all details of your award plus any future payments and when the first due date will be.
  • gillys1262637
    gillys1262637 Community member Posts: 7 Listener
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    Cheers mate thanks really hoping I get it Monday could do with the cash at the min just glad I've been awarded it tbh 
  • Cher_Alumni
    Cher_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 5,734 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @gillys1262637 and welcome to our online community, I'm glad you found us and hope you're keeping well.

    Congratulations on the outcome of your PIP claim, it's always good to hear a positive story  :)

    Remember where we are should you have any other questions or just fancy a virtual natter. Also just to note, I've moved this thread to our PIP, DLA and AA category to help others with the same question spot it more easily. 

    Have a fab Sunday afternoon.
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