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Hi, my name is rosaleej! pip back payments for daily living component, who should I contact?

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rosaleej
rosaleej Community member Posts: 1 Listener
edited April 3 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Ive been reading  in the local press about pip back payments for daily living component has anyone got any exprience or information regarding this and who i should i contact

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 54,116 Disability Gamechanger
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    This will be related to social support for engaging with others face to face. Whether this activity applies to you will depend on how your health conditions affect you. It's related to those with mental health, cognitive and sensory issues. 

    Some people only scored 2 points in this activity when it should have been 4 points. Which means it may have been possible to score an additional 2 points.  

    The law changed from 6th April 2016 and they are looking at claims that had a decision made by DWP from this date. If a decision on your claim was made by a Tribunal they will not look at your claim again. 

    The changes will have also applied to all decisions made after 17th September 2020 so they will not look at your claim again if your decision was made after that date. 

    More information here. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/personal-independence-payment-changes/social-support-changes-to-pip-law-from-6-april-2016
    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.
  • Albus_Scope
    Albus_Scope Posts: 4,081 Scope online community team
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    Hey @rosaleej and welcome to the community.:)

    I can see Poppy has already answered your question, but I wanted to pop in and say hi. :)
    Albus (he/him)

    Online Community Coordinator @ Scope

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