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Help with PIP mandatory reconsideration

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Imrany23
Imrany23 Community member Posts: 5 Listener
edited March 29 in PIP, DLA, and AA
I just came across this forum after looking for some help in going for a mandatory reconsideration on PIP

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  • Adrian_Scope
    Adrian_Scope Posts: 11,011 Scope online community team
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    Hello @Imrany23 and a warm welcome to the community.

    What sort of help are you looking for with your mandatory reconsideration? 
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    Scope
  • Imrany23
    Imrany23 Community member Posts: 5 Listener
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    Hi Adrian 

    I hope you are good

    So let me start with a bit of background I applied for last November 23 because I was receiving DLA and waiting for an assessment for years but my condition was getting worse. I spoke to my consultants and GP regarding this before applying. I had a telephone assessment which I found to be inconsistent so I complained after finding out that I could request the assessment report before my decision from this forum. :) thank you!

    My complaint to Capita was upheld I received 0 points for living and 4 points for mobility originally so this has moved to 12 and 8 on the new report. I received £110 in a goodwill gesture. The original assessment was found to be clinically inconsistent and has been amended and sent to the DWP on 9th April 24.

    I forwarded the decision letter from Capita and have a meeting booked with Citizens Advice next week was wondering if I need to do send anything else cause at the moment I have not?

    My claim has gone to Mandatory Reconsideration on the 9th April also as soon as DWP received the amended report from Capita.

    The decision may take over 8 weeks to look at, which because my DLA has ended on April leaves me as at a disadvantage. 

    Thank you for your help and any information you can provide.

  • TheManFromLondon
    TheManFromLondon Community member Posts: 223 Pioneering
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    Duplicate post
    https://forum.scope.org.uk/discussion/116998/second-pip-assessment#latest

    We have tried to answer your questions there, please use ony one point so we can follow you and help you

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