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Pip back dated

mariehannahmariehannah Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hello my mum has been awarded pip her assessment was the 30th of june and she made the claim was made on the 1st of febuary but she has only been awarded this from the 14th of august and does not say say on the letter about any back pay 


  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger

    Was your mum transferred from DLA? If so then this will be the reason why it's not backdated. Those transferring from DLA will not be backdated any PIP because they were claiming DLA. PIP starts once DLA ends.
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  • Chloe_ScopeChloe_Scope Scope Posts: 10,662 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @mariehannah and a warm welcome to the community! I hope we can get this clarified for you soon. :)
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