Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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PIP tribunal

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Ikonik
Ikonik Community member Posts: 61 Connected
Does anyone know the waiting times for a PIP paper tribunal? 

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  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,912 Disability Gamechanger
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    I believe it is up to 6 months, but we have had people waiting longer as there is a backlog.
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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 56,947 Disability Gamechanger
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    We don't often get any timescales from members for paper based hearings because they have a very low success rate at between 5-8%. For this reason i'd advise you to either request a telephone, video call or face to face because for either of those there's about 70% success rate.
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.
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