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Pip mandatory reconsideration

dan20ddfdan20ddf Member Posts: 39 Connected
Hi I appeal my mandatory reconsideration unfortunately it's not been changed so I am quite upset I've sent loads evidence and Letters I scored 4 point mobility and 8 on care but mobility i am appealing remained same on 4 points even with letters ive sent explaining great detail my problems so was quite surprised not even changed so now got go third stage can help me what need do next 


  • BenefitsTrainingCoBenefitsTrainingCo Member Posts: 2,692 Pioneering
    Hi @dan20ddf,

    Can I clarify what stage you are up to with challenging your decision?

    Have you now received a mandatory reconsideration notice ? This is a letter from the DWP saying that they have considered your claim again. You should receive 2 copies of the same letter. If you have received this then you can now seek to challenge the decision by appealing to a Tribunal. You have one month from the date on the top of the letter to send to HMCTS a SSCS1 form http://hmctsformfinder.justice.gov.uk/HMCTS/GetForm.do?court_forms_id=3038
    You can appeal later than 1 month, but you will need to have reasons why the appeal is late.
    You must include a copy of your Mandatory Reconsideration Notice with your SSCS1 form.

    If you have already appealed and had your case heard by a tribunal then I would strongly recommend that you get advice at a local advice centre as there are very limited grounds for challenging a decision at this stage. The SCOPE helpline number above should be able to provide you with details of assistance available in your local area.

    Good luck,


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