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Hi everybody, I have been on DLA for many years. Last summer I was told I had to move to PIP. I applied Sept 2019 and had my assessment in Feb 2020. I was pleased to receive my award letter today and my payments will be increased by quite a bit. However my award doesn't start until June 3rd. I was told months ago that my claim would be backdated, but on my letter it states that by law, my award can only start 4 weeks after the decision on my award has been made. This does not make any sense to me. If this is true it means that the longer you are made to wait, the more money you can miss out on. Does anyone have any advice or information that might help? Thank you and kind regards
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