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Assessor report.

dan1998 Community member Posts: 2 Listener
edited October 2023 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Hey, I’ve received my report through the post. 
I’ve got 11 point for daily living
& 10 for mobility.

states I am unable to leave the house and I need someone with me to leave the house if I need to. 

are they likely to go off this?


  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 52,180 Disability Gamechanger
    Mostly they go with it, it's rare for them to go against it but it is possible and has been know. A decision can take up to 12 weeks after the report was returned.
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  • woodbine
    woodbine Community member Posts: 11,286 Disability Gamechanger
    As poppy rightly says they usually go with the assessment but expect to wait unto 12 weeks for a decision.
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  • Jimm_Scope
    Jimm_Scope Posts: 2,300 Scope online community team
    Hi @dan1998, with it saying that in the report it is as Poppy says. They are very likely to follow it.

    In the unlikely event they do not however do not worry too much, there are multiple steps to appeal such a decision :)

    Let us know how it goes!
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