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Pot80Pot80 Member Posts: 3 Listener
hi I only got awarded 6 points at my pip tribunal which isn’t enough to qualify I suffer with ocd,anxiety and depression do you think the new changes that are being made that I mite get reassessed it awarded more points or do you think I shud apply again thankyou 

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  • debsidoodebsidoo Member Posts: 327 Pioneering
    Hi Pot80.
    I would contact the CAB and ask them to go over your claim with you.They will have some idea as to what the changes will mean for you.
     Debsidoo.x
  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    Pot80 said:
    hi I only got awarded 6 points at my pip tribunal which isn’t enough to qualify I suffer with ocd,anxiety and depression do you think the new changes that are being made that I mite get reassessed it awarded more points or do you think I shud apply again thankyou 
    When was the Tribunal? If it was recently then no the new changes won't apply to you. If they did they would have awarded you correctly at the Tribunal.

    You will need to ask for the Statement of reasons, from this you'll need to find an error in law in making the decision. This is extremely difficult to do and you will need to find an expert to help you with this.
    Community champion and proud winner of the 2019 empowering others award. This award was given for supporting disabled people and their families for the benefit advice i have given to members here on the community.
  • CockneyRebelCockneyRebel Member Posts: 5,257 Disability Gamechanger
    as you have no award in payment you can make a new claim straight away
    have a look at the b&w self test

    http://www.mybenefitsandwork.co.uk/pip/indexxx.php

    cr

    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste
  • Pot80Pot80 Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Thankyou for your advice my tribunal was last year I haven’t reapplied for pip coz tbh it’s jst knocked the bit confidence I did have down it was horrible .its only been recently with everything in the media about pip n the changes that’s made me think that maybe my case mite b one ov them that mite be looked at again 
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