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Hi, my name is arsenal24! Will I be entitled to backpay?

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arsenal24
arsenal24 Community member Posts: 1 Listener
edited July 2023 in Universal Credit (UC)
Hi I reported a health change on the 27th February 2023 provided my first fit note the next day on the 28th and I was awarded LCWRA on the 22nd of June received my first payment on the 3rd of July because that's when I receive my UC payment does anyone no if I would be entitled to backdated payment thank you.
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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 54,293 Disability Gamechanger
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    Your waiting period will be Feb to May.. LCWRA starts from assessment period May to June and first payment would be 3rd July. No LCWRA element is owed.
    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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