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LCWRA & Standard Allowance Not Gone Up

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Ray212
Ray212 Community member Posts: 408 Pioneering
I knew I wouldn't get the increased amount last month but assumed it would be at least this month but LCWRA rate has stayed the same. So has the standard allowance but my housing has gone up

Assessment period : 6 April to 5 May 2024 - Payment due to the 12th but will be the 10th this week

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  • AndrewHall
    AndrewHall Community member Posts: 287 Pioneering
    edited May 6
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    You are the one of the unlucky ones. As your assessment start date is 6 April and the changes start on 8 April, you won't see the increase until your 12 June payment.
    Never allow DWP assertions to define you. They never have evidence of your true circumstances.
  • Ray212
    Ray212 Community member Posts: 408 Pioneering
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    Yeah that sounds about right. Typical!!
  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 57,143 Disability Gamechanger
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    The first to see the increase will be payments from 14th May onwards. 
    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.
  • AndrewHall
    AndrewHall Community member Posts: 287 Pioneering
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    The first to see the increase will be payments from 14th May onwards. 
    Or to put it clearly,  the first to see the increase are those with assessment starting from 8 April. 
    Never allow DWP assertions to define you. They never have evidence of your true circumstances.
  • AndrewHall
    AndrewHall Community member Posts: 287 Pioneering
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    Ray212 said:
    Typical!!
    I know the feeling, lol
    Never allow DWP assertions to define you. They never have evidence of your true circumstances.
  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 57,143 Disability Gamechanger
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    The first to see the increase will be payments from 14th May onwards. 
    Or to put it clearly,  the first to see the increase are those with assessment starting from 8 April. 
    Indeed but some people do not know what assessment periods are, which is why I added 14th May. 
    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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