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I won my appeal

ruhiruhi Member Posts: 11 Listener
I won my appeal  against  pip knw how long does it take to get my benefits and what Will happen know

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  • LindaButler1970LindaButler1970 Member Posts: 40 Courageous
    Well done for pursuing this, just received my application, so many pages, slightly out off!
  • jemm27jemm27 Member Posts: 5 Listener
    Hello all well done on wining, I'm in the same situation just I had my win back 4weeks ago had tribunal desicion but heard nothing else.. very stressful and causing alot aniexty 
  • zakbloodzakblood Member Posts: 419 Pioneering
    congratulation, and glad your now sorted, i'm still at the MR stages, so have been waiting 61 days already, so the Tribunal is way off in the distance for me, but gives everyone hope
  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @ruhi   Congratulations on winning your appeal.

    That is great news to hear.  The current waiting time to receive backdated payments is around six to eight weeks.

    You could contact PIP ask them on the number.

    0800 121 4433 .

    Hope that helps.

    Please take care.

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  • ruhiruhi Member Posts: 11 Listener
    my appeal date took 1 year  to come. And I  won but don't know what will happen knw and how long it takes for benefits my welfare  officer will be sending them paper abt my win
  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @jemm27   Congratulations on your tribunal appeal.

    Well done.

    I know this a stressful time waiting.  I hope I can give you some reassurance.

    Be supportive.  Waiting times around six to eight weeks.

    You can find out contact PIP helpline.

    0800 121 4433 .

    Hope that helps. If you are having any problems feeling stressed or feel anxious please get in touch.

    We as a community can help and advise you. Offer guidance.

    Please take care.

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  • DoriFishDoriFish Member Posts: 45 Courageous
    Congratulations hugo
    Good to something positive 😁
  • jemm27jemm27 Member Posts: 5 Listener
    @thespiceman.. thankyou for your comment, i might give them a call, 

    Put my mind at rest, 

    Jem 😀
  • DoriFishDoriFish Member Posts: 45 Courageous
    Ooops! Sorry autocorrect error (hugo) ruhi ☺
  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @ruhi   Thank you for sharing.

     I am one of the community champions on the forum.  We guide and advise members.

    The current waiting time is six to eight weeks before you get any benefit back payments.

    Your welfare officer might tell you what happens next. That is what they should be doing.

    I have given to you the PIP number to call.  Find out.

    Please be aware keep an eye on your bank account because they do not usually tell you when payments, benefits going in.

    Had this myself many times.  

    Will send you a letter outlining the award. What you are entitled to.  Other information. 

    Please if you wish to know anything else be happy to be supportive.  Get in touch.

    All I can add wish you well. I know it is been a long journey. I do understand.

    Please take care.

    @thespiceman


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  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi,

    Great news. It can take DWP 8 weeks to pay you any backdated money owed and about the same time to put your award into payment.

    This is because DWP have the same chance we do to appeal the decision but to do this they must first ask HMCTS for the statement of reasons and they have 1 month from the date of the decision to request this. Once they receive it they must then find an error in law before they can appeal.

    You don't need to contact DWP about the Tribunal win because they will have already done that.

    You just need to wait until you hear from DWP.
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  • Adrian_ScopeAdrian_Scope Testing team Posts: 7,924

    Scope community team

    Congratulations on your successful appeal @ruhi! :)
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