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New member, need LCWRA advice

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Jax1234
Jax1234 Community member Posts: 1 Listener
edited May 2023 in Universal Credit (UC)
Hi I am Jax and  a new member.   I am trying to find out something about LCWRA and when the three month rule came in before people can get money.

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  • Hannah_Alumni
    Hannah_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,911 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello @Jax1234

    Welcome to the community! :) How are you today? 

    Entitled To has an information page with dates that you may find useful to read. 
    Hannah - She / Her

    Online Community Coordinator @ Scope

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  • calcotti
    calcotti Community member Posts: 10,010 Disability Gamechanger
    edited May 2023
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    The three month wait for extra money for LCWRA has been always been part of UC and simply reproduced the delays that apply to ESA.

    The wait only applies to that part of an award.
    Information I post is for England unless otherwise stated. Rules may be different in other parts of UK.
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