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Confused about lwrca and carer element

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lillipeth
lillipeth Community member Posts: 41 Courageous
Just looking for a clear answer to this as I’ve looked online but my brain can’t really take it in as there is so many different opinions, so please if you can, make the answer very simple 🤦🏻‍♀️

me and my partner both have lcwra (only one payment as is normal) I have PiP also.  My partner does not claim pip. Because he was found lwrca he does not have to look for work. If he claims the carer element (not allowance) with it change his commitments UC. Thank you 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 54,235 Disability Gamechanger
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    No, it won’t change his commitments because carers also do not have work requirements. 
    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.
  • lillipeth
    lillipeth Community member Posts: 41 Courageous
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    thank you poppy 

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