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Lost the PIP I was receiving, has criteria changed?

sianeedy Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited March 2018 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Ive just lost my pip which I was getting for bipolar and fibromyalgia.
Has any criteria changed recently??
Appreciate any help


  • CockneyRebel
    CockneyRebel Member Posts: 5,217 Disability Gamechanger
    hi sianeedy and welcome

    Nothing has changed recently
    When did you receive you decision letter ?
    Have you asked for a copy of the assessment report ?
    Have you asked for an MR ?

    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste
  • wilko
    wilko Member Posts: 2,415 Disability Gamechanger
    @sianeedy, when when you filled I your form and had your accessment either you did not fit the descriptors which was either plainly obvious or the accessor put down false evidence, get a copy of your accessment report and if you can see evidence of false recording of your conditions then put in for a MR which has to be made 30 days from receiving your award letter. Good luck try CAB for advice.
  • Lasian_Alumni
    Lasian_Alumni Member Posts: 659 Pioneering
    Hi @sianeedy

    I’m sorry to hear about the problems you’ve been having with PIP. Have you applied for a Mandatory Reconsideration?

    We have a lot of useful information about appealing a DWP benefits decision on our website, including some resources on MRs. You may find the following video on mandatory reconsiderations of interest:


     I hope this helps. If you have any other questions, please do get in touch!


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