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still not paid

dg82 Member Posts: 3 Listener
Its been 5 weeks now since won appeal and still no payment how long has people waiting to get backdated payment


  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 28,620 Disability Gamechanger

    It can take 6-8 weeks to receive the back dated payments, if DWP decide not to appeal the decision. You can always give them a ring to see what's happening and ask how much longer you'll have to wait. 


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