Remaining politically neutral during General Election 2024


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Taking application form/notes into assessment?

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PIPnewbie
PIPnewbie Community member Posts: 298 Pioneering
Is it permitted to take a copy of your application form into the assessment with you to help answer the questions?

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  • wilko
    wilko Community member Posts: 2,458 Disability Gamechanger
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    You shouldn’t need to but as a reminder, so as you know what you stated or claimed in your application form what answers you gave would be very prudent of you at least the accessor will be uneasy or unable to trick you into giving conflicting evidence, on the down side going in to the acessment with this information will be a good indecation that your metal abilities are or not as they should be that you need a reminder to answer the accessors questions from the a copy of the application for. Good luck keep us informed how it goes and the end result.
  • Chloe_Scope
    Chloe_Scope Posts: 10,581 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @PIPnewbie, you are able to take the form in with you. We wish you the very best of luck with your claim!
    Scope

  • PIPnewbie
    PIPnewbie Community member Posts: 298 Pioneering
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    So would it hurt the assessment or not?  It is for my girlfriend, and she has agreed it would be best to take it because she is very forgetful, has brain fog a lot of the time from pain and exhaustion, etc.
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