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Lost PIP appeal

Jaclied
Jaclied Member Posts: 3 Listener
edited March 2019 in PIP, DLA, and AA
Hi I have just lost my pip apeal by phone call after the first paper hearing was set aside. Can I do any more or is this the last stop 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 28,369 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,

    I'm sorry to hear that. You need to request the statement of reasons and you have 1 month from the date of the decision to do this. Once you receive this the only way you can appeal the decision is if an error in law was made, if it wasn't then i'm afraid that's the end of the road for this claim.


  • Antonia_Alumni
    Antonia_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 1,781 Pioneering
    Hi @Jaclied welcome to the community. I am sorry to hear you lost your PIP appeal. Some of our members will be able to answer this for you. 

    You may be interested in our Further appeal to the Upper Tribunal page and there's more information on the on the Citizen Advice website.
  • Matilda
    Matilda Member Posts: 2,610 Disability Gamechanger
    @Jaclied

    People have a much better chance of winning if they appear in person.

    You can make a new PIP claim as soon as you like.
  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 28,369 Disability Gamechanger
    With only 8% success rate of paper based hearings compared to 71% for those who appear in person the difference is huge. You do need to get expert advice here because applying again using the same evidence could see another refusal.
  • Jaclied
    Jaclied Member Posts: 3 Listener
    edited March 2019
    Hi I have just lost my pip apeal by phone call after the first paper hearing was set aside. Can I do any more or is this the last stop 
  • Jaclied
    Jaclied Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Hi I have just phoned the courts and asked when my paperwork to the phone calling hearing today that I lost which I might add was already sorted before that call. The lady told me it's classed as a new hearing so once I get the paperwork back all may not be lost if I deside to keep trying with this 
  • CockneyRebel
    CockneyRebel Member Posts: 5,216 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @Jaclied and welcome

    There is no waiting time to reapply if you have no award in payment. However, unless you have new evidence or a worstend condition the result is likely to be the same. You can ask for a statement of reason and the record of proceedings from the tribunal, if an error in law can be found then you may appeal to the UTT but you will need to get expert advice to do so
    Be all you can be, make  every day count. Namaste
  • Adrian_Scope
    Adrian_Scope Posts: 8,552

    Scope community team

    Hi @Jaclied, there have been some replies to your other post (Lost PIP Appeal). Hopefully they're of some use to you.
    Best wishes,
    Adrian
    Community Manager
    Scope

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