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Lcwra reassessment

Ashleyb1
Ashleyb1 Member Posts: 49 Listener
I had my reassessment just over 9 weeks ago and still haven't heard anything yet, has anyone had there's and can give me an idea of how long they are taking 

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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 31,125 Disability Gamechanger
    edited November 2020
    Hi,

    There's no timescales for any decision, backlogs are just part of the reason a decision can be delayed. Sometimes reports are sent to audit, if this happens it can delay sending your report back to DWP and the decision can't be made until it's been returned.

    You can of course ring DWP to ask if the report has been returned. If it hasn't then ring the Health Assessment Advisory Service and ask what's going on and they will tell you what's happening.  https://www.chdauk.co.uk/employment-and-support-allowance-esa

    I'm sorry i can't be more specific but it's really like asking how long is a piece of string.

    Hopefully you're not waiting too much longer.

    Edit to add.... if you already have LCWRA then your payments won't stop because it's an ongoing award until the decision on your review is made.

  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 7,436 Scope online community team
    All the best with the assessment @Ashleyb1, hopefully it's not much longer now.
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