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Timescales for PIP

lizalo80lizalo80 Member Posts: 2 Listener
edited July 2020 in PIP, DLA and AA
Hi I put in for pip in December had my phone assessment may recived letter saying didn't get it.so sent appeal letter 6th June just wondering if anyone knows how long have to wait for decision many thanks


  • poppy123456poppy123456 Member Posts: 22,218 Disability Gamechanger
    HI and welcome.

    There's no timescales. Under normal circumstances it can take about 10 weeks, sometimes longer. Due to Covid19 they maybe short staffed etc. Most MR decisions remain the same though, so it's likely you'll be taking it to Tribunal.
    Community champion and proud winner of the 2019 empowering others award. This award was given for supporting disabled people and their families for the benefit advice i have given to members here on the community.
  • steve51steve51 Member Posts: 7,175 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @lisalo80

    Good Afternoon & Welcome it’s great to meet you today.

    I am one of the Community Champion’s here at Scope.

    It is great to see that you have already meet my good friend Poppy.

    Please please let me know if if there’s anything that I can help you with????


  • janer1967janer1967 Member Posts: 9,127 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome to the community, great ti have you join us

    As Poppy has advised waiting times are just guideline and things are running slower at present

    Hopefully you will hear soon

  • chiariedschiarieds Member Posts: 7,940 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @lizalo80 - I'd just like to add my welcome to the community. I see your query has been answered, but also hope it's not too long until you hear from the DWP. :)
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